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Riley, William F.

Born March 20, 1884, in Ainsworth, IA
Died December 29, 1956

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa
Nominated by Harry S Truman on November 29, 1950, to a seat vacated by Carroll O. Switzer. Confirmed by the Senate on December 14, 1950, and received commission on December 27, 1950. Service terminated on December 29, 1956, due to death.

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Iowa Agricultural College (now Iowa State University), A.B., 1884

Professional Career:

Private practice, Des Moines, Iowa, 1909-1942, 1945-1950
Special assistant attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1942-1945