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Law educator

Hans Gustav Thornstedt, Swedish law educator. Decorated with Royal Order of the Pole Star by Swedish King, 1961. Member government committees on criminal law including tax offense, drunken driving and economic crimes; member Swedish Social Science and Legal Research Council, 1968-1971, 77-83. Vice president Swedish Union University Teachers, 1979-1981.

Background

Thornstedt, Hans Gustav was born on June 1, 1917 in Stockholm. Son of Carl Johan Gustaf and Emma Rebecka (Hjertman) Thornstedt.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Stockholm University, 1941. Doctor of Laws, Stockholm University, 1949.

Career

Assistant professor law Stockholm University, 1948-1957, associate professor, 1957, professor criminal law, 1961-1983, University Lund, Sweden, 1957-1961. Dean faculty of law Stockholm University, 1978-1983, pro-vice chancellor, 1978-1984.

Membership

Member government committees on criminal law including tax offense, drunken driving and economic crimes. Member Swedish Social Science and Legal Research Council, 1968-1971, 77-83. Vice president Swedish Union University Teachers, 1979-1981.

Connections

father:
Carl Johan Gustaf Thornstedt

mother:
Emma Rebecka (Hjertman) Thornstedt