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state justice

Charles Russell Donaldson, state justice. Bar: Idaho 1948. Member governing committee Idaho chapter Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation Served with Signal Corps, Army of the United States, World World War World War II; Member Conference Chief Justices (deputy chairman since 1980). Lodges: Kiwanis (past president), Masons, Shriners.

Background

Donaldson, Charles Russell was born on February 2, 1919 in Helena, Montana, United States. Son of Charles Mortimer and Mabel (King) Donaldson.

Education

Student, Willamette U., 1937-1938;Bachelor of Arts, University Idaho, 1941;Bachelor of Laws, University Idaho, 1948;postgraduate, George Washington Law School, 1943-1944.

Career

Practice law, Boise, 1948-1964;district judge, 1964-1968;justice, Idaho Supreme Court, Boise, from 1969;chief justice, Idaho Supreme Court, Boise, 1973, 79-80, 83-86. Member Idaho House of Representatives, 1955-1957. Justice of peace, 1960-1964.

Achievements

  • Bar: Idaho 1948.

Religion

The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

Politics

Christian discipleship is a commitment to work for social and political change of the community you live in.

Views

All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.

Membership

Member governing committee Idaho chapter Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation Served with Signal Corps, Army of the United States, World World War World War II. Member Conference Chief Justices (deputy chairman since 1980). Lodges: Kiwanis (past president), Masons, Shriners.

Connections

Children: Karen, Holly, Jean, Laurel, Sarah, Charles.

father:
Charles Mortimer Donaldson

mother:
Mabel (King) Donaldson

child:
Karen Donaldson

child:
Holly Donaldson

child:
Jean Donaldson

child:
Laurel Donaldson

child:
Sarah Donaldson

child:
Charles Donaldson