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Russell A. Anderson

Born May 28, 1942, Bemidji. St. Olaf College (B.A., 1964); University of Minnesota Law School (J.D., 1968); George Washington University (LL.M., 1977). Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Navy (1968-76); private practice (1976-82); Beltrami county attorney (1978-82); district court judge (1982-98); chief judge (1993-95). Married, three children. Appointed as Associate Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court on September 1, 1998; elected 2000. Appointed Chief Justice effective January 11, 2006. Retired on June 1, 2008.

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