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Name Bright, Myron H.
City Fargo
State ND
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born March 5, 1919, in Eveleth, MN
Died December 12, 2016, in Fargo, ND

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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born March 5, 1919, in Eveleth, MN
Died December 12, 2016, in Fargo, ND

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on April 25, 1968, to a seat vacated by Charles Joseph Vogel. Confirmed by the Senate on June 6, 1968, and received commission on June 7, 1968. Assumed senior status on June 1, 1985. Service terminated on December 12, 2016, due to death.

Education:
University of Minnesota, B.S.L.
Eveleth Junior College (now Mesabi Range Community and Technical College), A.A., 1939
University of Minnesota Law School, LL.B., 1947

Professional Career:

U.S. Air Force captain, 1942-1946
Private practice, Fargo, North Dakota, 1947-1968


compress summary

Case(s) EE-MN-0089 : Carter v. Gallagher
FA-CA-0011 : Bernstein v. U.S. Department of Justice
FH-MO-0001 : Ring v. First Interstate Mortgage, Inc.
ID-MN-0001 : Welsch v. Likins
ID-ND-0003 : Assoc. for Retarded Citizens of North Dakota v. Olson
JC-MO-0004 : Tyler v. Percich
PB-NE-0001 : Bill M. v. Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
PC-CA-0007 : Gilmore v. State of California
PC-CA-0012 : Lancaster v. Tilton / Thompson v. Gomez
PC-SD-0004 : Wabasha v. Solem
PC-SD-0007 : Native American Council of Tribes v. Weber
SD-MO-0001 : Liddell v. Board of Education for the City of St. Louis

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