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Jesse Raymond Walters, was state supreme court justice. Bar: Idaho 1963; United States District Court Idaho 1964, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1970.


Walters,, Jesse Raymond was born on December 26, 1938 in Rexburg, Idaho, United States. Son of Jesse Raymond and Thelma Rachael (Hodgson) Walters.


Student, Ricks College, 1958. Bachelor in Political Science, University Idaho, 1961. Juris Doctor, University Idaho, 1963.

Postgraduate, University Washington, 1962. Master of Laws, University Virginia, 1990.


Bar: Idaho 1963, United States District Court Idaho 1964, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1970. Law clerk to chief justice Idaho Supreme Court, 1963-1964. Sole practice, Boise, Idaho, 1964-1977.

Attorney Idaho senate, Boise, 1965. District judge 4th Judicial District, Idaho, Boise, 1977-1982, administrative district judge, 1981-1982. Chief judge Idaho Court Appeals, Boise, since 1982.

Chairman magistrate's commission 4th judicial district. Chairman Supreme Court member services. Chairman Criminal Pattern Jury Instruction Committee.

Member Civil Pattern Jury Instruction Com. Republican committeeman, Boise, 1975-1977. Member AdaCounty Republican Central Committee, 1975-1977.


Heaven is the place where God lives and the future home of those who do God’s will and follow the teachings of Jesus Christ.


Republican committeeman Boise, 1975-1977. Member Ada County Republican Central Committee, 1975-1977. Member Idaho Bar Association (bankruptcy committee), Idaho Administrative Judges Association, American Bar Association, American Judicature Society (director), Association Trial Lawyers American, Idaho Trial Layers Association, Council Chief Judges Court Appeals (president 1994-1995), Boise Estate Planning Council, Junior Chamber of Commerce (national director 1969-1970, president Boise chapter 1966-1967), Lions, Elks, Eagles.


Married Harriet Payne, May 11, 1959. Children: Craig T., Robyn, J. Scott.