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Marion Winston Garnett, American judge. Bar: Illinois 1950, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1954, United States Supreme Court 1965, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1968. Recipient Merit Certified award, New Orleans, 1974, Mayor and City Council Los Angeles, 1975, Resolution Honor award, State Legislation Michigan, 1983.

Background

Garnett, Marion Winston was born on February 18, 1919 in Jeffersonville, Indiana, United States. Son of Jerry M. and Mary (Winston) Garnett.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1947. Juris Doctor, University Chicago, 1950.

Career

Bar: Illinois 1950, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1954, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1965. Partner Wilson & Garnett, Chicago, 1950-1953, Hunter, Wilson & Garnett, Chicago, 1954-1964, Rogers, Strayhorn, Harth, Wilson & Garnett, Chicago, 1965-1970, Rogers, Garnett, Harth, Vital & Stroger, Chicago, 1971-1974. Judge Circuit Court Cook County, Chicago, 1974-1994, retired 1994.

Recalled Supreme Court of the Illinois, 1994^. supervising judge pretrial section, special assistant attorney general Illinois Attorney General' General’ s Office, Chicago, 1966-1968. Guardian ad litem, Circuit Court Cook County, 1966-1969. Faculty Labor Law Seminars, 1969-1970.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1950, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1954, United States Supreme Court 1965, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1968.

Religion

The purpose of human existence is to love, worship, and serve God in thought, word, and deed, and, grounded in this relationship with God, to love and serve others.

Politics

Christians should engage the culture through discipleship and through participation in the democratic political process in order to fulfill the kingdom mandate taught in the Bible.

Views

All Christians need to be familiar with the Bible, that contains a wide variety of literature, including history, law, poetry, gospels, letters, polemic, stories and apocalyptic visions, and try to immerse themselves in it.

Membership

Supervising judge pretrial section, special assistant attorney general Illinois Attorney General' General’ s Office, Chicago, 1966—1968. Guardian ad litem Circuit Court Cook County, 1966—1969. Faculty Labor Law Seminars, 1969—1970.

Member of Illinois Judicial Council (chairman 1984-1985), National Bar Association (life. Judicial council member, executive board, inducted to Hall of Fame 1991), Masons Lodge, Omega Psi Phi (life. Former Basileus 1973-1976).

Connections

Married Juanita Oretta Nogest, April 29, 1944. Children: Marion Francis, Galda Irma.

father:
Jerry M. Garnett

mother:
Mary (Winston) Garnett

spouse:
Juanita Oretta Nogest

child:
Marion Francis Garnett

child:
Galda Irma Garnett