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Edward Dean Price, American federal judge. Bar: California 1949. Served with United States Army, 1943-1946. Member American Bar Association, American College Trial Lawyers, American Board Trial Advocates.

Background

Price, Edward Dean was born on February 12, 1919 in Sanger, California, United States. Son of Earl Trousdale and Daisy Shaw (Biggs) Price.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1947;Bachelor of Laws, University of California, Berkeley, 1949.

Career

Born in Sanger, California, Price received an A.B. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1947 and an LL.B. from the University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law in 1949. He was in the United States Army during World War II, from 1942 to 1946. He was in private practice in Modesto, California from 1949 to 1979.

Price was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California. Price was nominated by President Jimmy Carter on November 1, 1979, to a new seat created by 92 Stat. 1629. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on December 19, 1979, and received his commission on December 20, 1979.

He assumed senior status on December 31, 1989. Price served in that capacity until his death.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1949.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Religion

When anybody starts to follow the way of Jesus, it means to share his relationship with God as Father.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1943-1946. Member American Bar Association, American College Trial Lawyers, American Board Trial Advocates.

Connections

Married Katherine S. Merritt, July 18, 1943. Children: Katherine Price O'Brien, Edward M., Jane E.

father:
Earl Trousdale Price

mother:
Daisy Shaw (Biggs) Price

spouse:
Katherine S. Merritt

child:
Katherine Price O'Brien Price

child:
Edward M. Price

child:
Jane E. Price