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Robert J. Sheran

Justice, Chief Justice

Born January 2, 1916, in Waseca, Minnesota. Died January 25, 2012 in Bloomington, Minnesota. Graduated from College of St. Thomas 1936 and University of Minnesota Law School 1939. Served in Minnesota House of Representatives during the 1947 and 1949 sessions. Appointed Associate Justice of Supreme Court on January 8, 1963. Resigned July 1970, and reappointed as Chief Justice December 18, 1973. Resigned as Chief Justice December 18, 1981. Tenure as Chief Justice was 12/18/1973 - 12/18/1981 or 8 years.

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