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Philip R. Bangs

District Court Judge

Appointed in 1960

Judge Bangs was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota, September 2, 1891. Graduated from the University of North Dakota, received his B. A. in 1913; Juris Doctor in 1915. Practiced law from 1915-1960, was lecturer at the University of North Dakota Law School from 1933-1960. He was appointed Judge of the First Judicial District by Governor John E. Davis on April 1, 1960, he served in that capacity until 1964. Judge Bangs died, June 16, 1969.