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Bruce Nelson Reuther

Bruce Nelson Reuther, American judge. Bar: Minnesota 1956, (United States District Court Minnesota) 1958, (Supreme Court of the United States Court) 1985. Recipient local civic awards. Past president United Way, Breckenridge; Member of Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce (past president), 16th District Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, American Bar Association, Lions (past president Breckenridge).

Background

  • Reuther, Bruce Nelson was born on May 6, 1928 in St. Paul, St. Paul. Son of Leo A. Reuther Reuther and Helen A. (Nelson) Reuther.

  • Education

    • Student, North Dakota State School of Science, 1948—1949. Bachelor summa cum laude, Hamline University, 1952. Juris Doctor, University Minnesota, 1955.

    Career

    • Partner Clemmensen, Reuther & Robertson, Breckenridge, Minnesota, 1956—1972. Assistant county attorney Wilkin County, 1957—1965. County attorney, 1965—1972.

      Judge 8th Judicial District, since 1972. Chief judge Judicial District 8-B, 1983—1984. District judge 8th judicial district, 1972—1994.

      Chief judge, 1989—1994. With United States Army, 1946-1948, Korea.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Minnesota 1956, (United States District Court Minnesota) 1958, (Supreme Court of the United States Court) 1985.

    Politics

    When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

    Religion

    The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    As human beings people are a part of a cruel and violent and unjust world that feels like it cannot be changed. By accepting forgiveness and liberation, God enables to resist evil and to live life that can make this world a better place.

    Membership

    Past president United Way, Breckenridge. Member of Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce (past president), 16th District Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, American Bar Association, Lions (past president Breckenridge).

    Connections

    • Married Betti Kuusisto, August 8, 1954. Children: Brigitte, Belinda, Brett, Blair.
    • father: Leo A. Reuther Reuther Reuther
    • mother: Helen A. (Nelson) Reuther
    • spouse: Betti Kuusisto
    • children: Brigitte Reuther
    • Belinda Reuther
    • Brett Reuther
    • Blair Reuther
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    Born March 6, 1928
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