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District Judge

Mathias BALDWIN, American District Judge.


BALDWIN, Mathias was born on August 26, 1875 in Olmstead Company, Minnesota, United States. Son of Cornelius and Julia (Monette) Baldwin.


University, Minnesota, Bachelor of Laws, 1903. Master of Laws, 1904.


Municipal Judge, Minneapolis, 1919-1922. Judge, District Court, since 1922. Rendered, original decision holding valid the so-called newspaper “gag ’ law, permitting the suppression by injunction of publications devoted to scandalous, defamatory or obscene matter (now pending in Supreme Court of the United States).


Spouse Anna L. Kennedy, June 28, 1911, Minnesota.