Born Richmond, California, 1925; brought to Arizona 1925. Education: University of California, Berkeley, A.B. 1950; University of Arizona, J.D. 1954; University of Virginia, LL.M, 1982. Experience: served in the United States Army, World War II; practiced Yuma. Judge, Superior Court, Yuma County, 1960-1961. Judge, Court of Appeals, 1965-1971. Justice, Supreme Court, 1971-1992. Died May 23, 2003.