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Robert Allison Lanier

Robert Allison Lanier was American judge. Bar: Mississippi 1962, Tennessee 1963. Recipient American Spirit of Honor medal Army and Navy Association, 1963. Member Republican Executive Committee, Shelby County, Tennessee, 1970-1972. Staff sergeant Tennessee Air National Guard, 1963-1969. Member American Judicature Society, Tennessee Bar Association, Maritime Law Association.

Background

Lanier, Robert Allison was born on November 2, 1938 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of Robert Allison and Virginia (Crumbliss) Lanier.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Memphis State University, 1960. Bachelor of Laws, University Mississippi, 1962.

Career

Attorney, Armstrong McCadden Allen et al, Memphis, 1964-1968;attorney, Farris, Hancock Gilman et al, Memphis, 1968-1982;judge, District 30 State of Tennessee, Memphis, since 1982.

Religion

Hell is a real place existing outside of God—an eternal separation between soul and God. Hell was created originally for Satan and his devils as a place of incredible torment.

Views

It is good for Christians with differing approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue through how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Member Republican Executive Committee, Shelby County, Tennessee, 1970-1972. Staff sergeant Tennessee Air National Guard, 1963-1969. Member American Judicature Society, Tennessee Bar Association, Maritime Law Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history, silent film, passenger trains, traveling.

Connections

Married Linda Carol MacLeod.

Politics

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