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Robert Allen Lucas

Robert Allen Lucas, American lawyer. Bar: Oregon 1965, United States District Court Oregon 1968, United States Court Military Appeals 1969, United States Supreme Court 1969, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1970.

Background

  • Lucas, Robert Allen was born on October 17, 1938 in Kalama, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Francis Eugene and Mina Flora (Rob) Lucas.

  • Education

    • Juris Doctor, Northwestern College Law, Portland, Oregon, 1964.

    Career

    • Deputy district attorney Multnomah County, Portland, 1965—1969. District attorney Columbia County, St. Helens, Oregon, 1969—1975. Senior partner Lucas, Petersen & Huffman, 1972—1982.

      Circuit judge pro tempore Oregon, 1975—1991. Part-time instructor Portland Community College, Portland State University, Multnomah College. Member Columbia County Democratic Central Committee, Oregon, 1978—1992.

      Chairman Oregon Law Enforcement Legislation Research Committee, 1973—1975, Oregon Law Enforcement Council, 1971—1975, 1980—1984. Served to brigadier general United States Army Reserve.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Oregon 1965, United States District Court Oregon 1968, United States Court Military Appeals 1969, United States Supreme Court 1969, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1970.

    Politics

    The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

    Membership

    Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association, Civil Affairs Association (president 1993-1994), United States Army Association, Reserve Officers Association, Oregon District Attorneys Association 1973, National District Attorneys Association (state director 1973-1975), Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Oregon Bar Association, American Legion, Longview Country (Washington), Eagles, Elks.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Mary Thompson Lucas, September 11, 1994. Children: Kimberly Ann, Ronald Alan.
    • father: Francis Eugene Lucas
    • mother: Mina Flora (Rob) Lucas
    • spouse: Susan Mary Thompson Lucas
    • children: Kimberly Ann Lucas
    • Ronald Alan Lucas
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    Born October 17, 1938
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