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state justice

Cameron Mcvicar Batjer, state justice. Bar: Utah bar 1950, Nevada bar 1951. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Legion, Footprinters, Lambda Chi Alpha, Phi Alpha Delta.

Background

Batjer, Cameron Mcvicar was born on August 24, 1919 in Smith, Nevada, United States. Son of Robert William and Mary Belle Stuart (McVicar) Batjer.

Education

University of Nevada (Bachelor of Arts). University of Utah (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Public school teacher, Dayton, Nevada, 1941-1942, McGill, 1946-1947, Fernley, 1947-1949, Carson City, 1951-1952. Counsel Utah Senate, 1951. Private practice Carson City, 1952.

Member staff United States Senator George W. Malone, 1952-1953. District attorney Ormsby County, Nevada, 1954-1959. Private practice Carson City, 1959-1967.

Justice Nevada Supreme Court, 1967-1981, chief justice, 1977-1979. Commissioner United States Parole Commission, Washington, since 1981. Deputy chairman Conference Chief Justices, since 1977.

Achievements

  • Bar: Utah bar 1950, Nevada bar 1951.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Legion, Footprinters, Lambda Chi Alpha, Phi Alpha Delta. Clubs: Rotary, Elks.

Connections

Married Lura Gamble, May 16, 1942. Children– Lura (Mistress Charles S. Caldwell), Christina, Marybel.

father:
Robert William Batjer

mother:
Mary Belle Stuart (McVicar) Batjer

spouse:
Lura Gamble

child:
Lura Batjer (Mistress Charles S. Caldwell)

child:
Christina Batjer

child:
Marybel Batjer