Born El Paso, Texas, 1930. Education: Stanford University, B.A. 1950, J.D. 1952. Experience: Deputy San Mateo County Attorney, 1952-1953; Civilian Attorney, Quartermaster Market Center, Frankfurt, Germany, 1954-1957, practiced Maryvale, Arizona, 1958-1960; Assistant Arizona Attorney General, 1965-1969; Arizona State Senator, 1969-1974. Judge, Superior Court, Maricopa County, 1975-1979. Judge, Court of Appeals, 1979-1981. Associate Justice, United States Supreme Court, 1981 to 2006. Justice O’Connor passed away on December 1, 2023.

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