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Cambridge, William G.

Born December 13, 1931, in Atlantic, IA
Died September 30, 2004, in Omaha, NE

Federal Judicial Service

Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska Nominated by Ronald Reagan on April 13, 1988, to a seat vacated by Clarence A. Beam; Confirmed by the Senate on May 27, 1988, and received commission on June 6, 1988. Served as chief judge, 1994-1999. Service terminated on July 11, 2000, due to retirement.

Education

University of Nebraska at Lincoln, B.S., 1953

University of Nebraska College of Law, J.D., 1955

Professional Career

Private practice, Hastings, Nebraska, 1957-1981

District judge, Tenth Judicial District, State of Nebraska, 1981-1988

Military

U.S. Army, 1955-1957

U.S. Army Reserve, 1957-1965

Archive

Oath of Office (July 22, 1988)

Oral History, Creighton University School of Law     Download Oral History Video *
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Resolution: In Memoriam (October 20, 2005)