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Name Sloan, Richard Elihu
City Phoenix
State AZ
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Sloan, Richard Elihu
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Sloan, Richard Elihu
Born June 22, 1857, in Preble Co., OR
Died December 14, 1933, in Phoenix, AZ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
Received a recess appointment from William H. Taft on August 26, 1912, to a new seat authorized by 36 Stat. 557; nominated to the same position by William H. Taft on December 3, 1912. Service terminated on March 3, 1913, after nomination was not confirmed by the Senate.

Education:
Monmouth College, A.B., 1877
Cincinnati Law School (now University of Cincinnati College of Law), LL.B., 1884

Professional Career:
Private practice, Phoenix, Arizona Territory, 1884-1886
Private practice, Florence, Arizona Territory, 1886-1887
County attorney, Pinal County, Arizona Territory, 1887-1889
Member, Territorial Council, Phoenix, Arizona Territory, 1889
Associate justice, Supreme Court of Arizona Territory, 1889-1894, 1897-1909
Private practice, Prescott, Arizona Territory, 1894-1897
Governor, Arizona Territory, 1909-1912
Private practice, Phoenix, Arizona, 1913-1933

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, March 1, 1912; no Senate vote
Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, December 3, 1912; no Senate vote
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