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Robinson, Richard Earl

Born February 3, 1903, in Omaha, NE
Died January 28, 1991

Federal Judicial Service

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

Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on June 21, 1956, to a seat vacated by James A. Donohoe. Confirmed by the Senate on July 2, 1956, and received commission on July 3, 1956. Served as chief judge, 1957-1972. Assumed senior status on January 7, 1972. Service terminated on January 28, 1991, due to death.


Creighton University School of Law, LL.B, 1927

Professional Career

Private practice, Omaha, Nebraska 1927-1956


Induction (August  14, 1956)

Memorial (April 24, 1992)

Oral History, Creighton University School of Law     Download Oral History Video *
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Research Collections

Resolution: In Memoriam (July 11, 1991)