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Lewis V. Morgan,, American judge. Bar: Illinois 1954. Recipient Outstanding Legislator award, Eagleton Institute Politics, Rutgers University, 1965.


Morgan,, Lewis V. was born on December 17, 1929 in Elmhurst, Illinois, United States. Son of Lewis V. and Meta (Schmidt) Morgan.


Bachelor, DePauw University, 1951. Juris Doctor, University Chicago, 1954.


Law firm Locke & Locke, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 1956—1959. Practice law Wheaton, 1959—1975. Partner law firm Redmond, Morgan, Mraz & Bennorth, 1965—1970, Morgan & Wilkinson, 1972—1974, Morgan & Van Duzer, 1974—1975.

Associate circuit judge 18th district DuPage County, Illinois, 1975—1981, since 1982. Circuit judge, 1981—1982. Assistant state's attorney DuPage County, Illinois, 1958—1961.

Member Illinois House Representatives, 1963—1971. Chairman elections committee, 1967—1969. Majority leader, 1969—1971.

Chairman Milton Township Republican Organization, DuPage County, 1961. Precinct committeeman Republican Party, 1957—1966, 1969—1973. With Army of the United States, 1954-1956.


The ultimate goal to be attained is not only to be saved from something. The purpose God has is to be saved to something.


The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.


One may feel driven by urges such as anger, lust or greed. If anybody is willing to be open to the Holy Spirit, God helps to resist evil and to live life to the full.


Chairman Illinois Commission Atomic Energy, 1966—1971. Member County Board School Trustees, DuPage County, 1973—1975. Trustee Wheaton Public Library., 1966—1978.

Board directors DuPage County Family Service Association, 1976—1984. Member of Illinois Judges Association (director 1978-1982), Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (former director), DuPage County Bar Associations, American Academy Matrimonial Lawyers (board directors 1978-1982), DuPage Writers, Sigma Nu.


Married Marilyn F. Sherman, November 17, 1950. Married Alice E. Phillips, May 8, 1971. Married Linda L. Holmes, March 31, 1978.

Children: Barbara Anne Oshlo, Lewis V. III, Diane Marie Rotunno1 child.