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William T. Caisley was American judge. Bar: Illinois 1964, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Illinois 1964.


Caisley, William T. was born on December 19, 1939 in Morris, Illinois, United States. Son of Donald Arthur and Elna M. (Carlson) Caisley.


Associate of Arts, Joliet (Illinois) Junior College, 1960;Bachelor, University of Illinois, 1962;Juris Doctor, University of Illinois, 1964.


Assistant state's attorney State's Attorney' General’ s Office, County of McLean, Bloomington, Illinois, 1964-1965;circuit court magistrate, 11th Judicial Circuit, Bloomington, 1965-1971;associate circuit judge, 11th Judicial Circuit, Bloomington, 1971-1973;circuit judge, 11th Judicial Circuit, Pontiac, Illinois, 1973-1997;chief circuit judge, 11th Judicial Circuit, Pontiac, Illinois, 1987-1991;of counsel, Costigan and Wollrab, Bloomington, Illinois, since 1997.


People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.


The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.


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.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, gardening.


Married Mary L. Burnham, July 20, 1967. Children: W. Thomas, Marjorie E.