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Dier, Richard A.

Born February 27, 1914, in Exeter, NE
Died December 7, 1972

Federal Judicial Service

Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska

Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on December 2, 1971, to a seat vacated by Richard E. Robinson; Confirmed by the Senate on December 6, 1971, and received commission on December 9, 1971. Service terminated on December 7, 1972, due to death.


University of Nebraska, B.S., 1935

University of Nebraska, M.A., 1941

Washington University School of Law, LL.B., 1948

Professional Career

Private practice, Kearney, Nebraska, 1948-1969

City attorney, Kearney, Nebraska, 1949-1951

Deputy county attorney, Buffalo County, Nebraska, 1954-1958

U.S. Attorney for the District of Nebraska, 1969-1971


U.S. Army, 1941-1946