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Roger James Magnuson, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1973, United States District Court Minnesota 1973, United States Court Appeals (4th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th circuits) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978.

Background

Magnuson, Roger James was born on January 25, 1945 in St. Paul. Son of Roy Gustaf and Ruth Lily (Edlund) Magnuson.

Education

Stanford University (Bachelor of Arts, 1967). Harvard University (Juris Doctor, 1971). Oxford University (Bachelor of Civil Law, 1972).

Career

Bar: Minnesota 1973, United States Dist.Ct. Minnesota 1973, United States Court Appeals (8th, 9th, 10th circuits) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978. Chief public defender Hennepin County Public Defender' General’ s Office, Minneapolis, 1973.

Partner Dorsey & Whitney, Minneapolis, 1972^. Dean Oak Brook College of Law and Government Policy, 1995^.

Membership

Elder, Straitgate Church, Minneapolis, since 1980. Fellow, Center of International Legal Studies, Litig. Counsel America; member Christian Legal Society, The American Society Writers of Legal Subjects, Minneapolis Club, White Bear Yacht Club.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Cunningham Shaw, September 11, 1982. Children: James Roger, Peter Cunningham, Mary Kerstin, Sarah Ruth, Elizabeth Camilla, Anna Clara, John Edlund, Britta Kristina.