J. Blaine Anderson

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J. Blaine Anderson
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Court Information:
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #2
Service:
Appointed by:   Gerald Ford
Active:   7/2/1976 - 4/16/1988
Preceded by:   Montgomery Oliver Koelsch
Past post:   District of Idaho
Past term:   1971-1976
Personal History
Born:   1922
Deceased:   1988
Law School:   University of Idaho College of Law (1949)

J. Blaine Anderson(1922-1988) was a federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Idaho and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Early life and education

  • University of Idaho College of Law, J.D., 1949[1]

Professional career

  • Private practice, Blackfoot, Idaho, 1949-1971[1]

Judicial career

Ninth Circuit

Anderson was nominated to the Ninth Circuit by President Gerald Ford on June 18, 1976, to a seat vacated by Montgomery Oliver Koelsch; he was confirmed by the Senate on July 2, 1976, and received commission that same day. He served the Ninth Circuit until his death on April 16, 1988.[1]

District of Idaho

Anderson was nominated to the District of Idaho by President Richard Nixon on December 1, 1971, to a seat vacated by Fredrick Taylor; he was confirmed by the Senate on December 4, 1971, and received commission on December 9, 1971. He served the District of Idaho until he was elevated to the Ninth Circuit on July 23, 1976.[1] Anderson was succeeded in this position by Marion Callister.

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Political offices
Preceded by:
Fredrick Taylor
District of Idaho
1971–1976
Seat #2
Succeeded by:
Marion Callister
Preceded by:
Montgomery Oliver Koelsch
Ninth Circuit
1976–1988
Succeeded by:
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