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Charles Leach Hardy, American federal judge. Bar: Arizona 1949. Decorated Bronze Star.

Background

Hardy, Charles Leach was born on January 24, 1919 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Charles Little and Dorothy (Leach) Hardy.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Arizona, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, University Arizona, 1950.

Career

Private practice, Phoenix, 1949-1966. Deputy county attorney Maricopa County, Arizona, 1952-1955. Assistant attorney general State of Arizona, 1956-1959.

Judge Arizona Superior Court, 1966-1980. United States district judge Arizona District, Phoenix, since 1980. Now senior judge.

Achievements

  • Bar: Arizona 1949.

Views

Human beings get salvation both through the grace of God and their own actions. Part of the work of salvation has been done by the atonement of Jesus Christ, in that all human beings are guaranteed resurrection, but to attain the full quality of eternal life, human beings also have work to do.

Membership

President Young Democratic Clubs Arizona, 1956-1957, national committeeman, 1957-1958. Chairman Maricopa County Democratic Center Committee, 1958-1959. Member Arizona Board Crippled Children's Services, 1965.

Served with Field Artillery Army of the United States, 1941-1945. Member American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, State Bar Arizona, Maricopa County Bar Association.

Connections

Married Jean McRae, January 26, 1947. Children: Charles M., Caroline, Catherine, John L. Julianne, Eileen, Sterling A., Steven W., Janette.

father:
Charles Little Hardy

mother:
Dorothy (Leach) Hardy

spouse:
Jean McRae

child:
Janette Hardy

child:
Steven W. Hardy

child:
Eileen Hardy

child:
Caroline Hardy

child:
Charles M. Hardy

child:
Sterling A. Hardy

child:
John L. Julianne Hardy

child:
Catherine Hardy