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James C. Harten


Born 1935, Mankato. St. Olaf college (B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta kappa, 1957); Lieutenant, USAF (1957-60); Northwestern University School of Law (J.D., 1964); private practice (1964-76); county attorney, Blue Earth County (1967-71); judge of Blue Earth County Court/District Court (1976-92); assistant chief judge, Fifth Judicial District (1989-92); married, Marion Murner, two children; appointed, February 3, 1992. Elected 1994, 2000.

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