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Roland A. Heringer

District Court Judge

Elected in 1961

Judge Heringer was born in Wishek, North Dakota, May 28, 1914. He attended school at Wishek and Ashlely, North Dakota, where he graduated from high school in 1933. He then attended the University of North Dakota and graduated from the Law School in June, 1937. Shortly after graduating he opened his law practice in Rugby, North Dakota, he served as State's Attorney of Pierce County from 1939 to 1942 and again from 1947 to 1951. In 1955 he was elected President of the State Bar Association, due to ill health he resigned before completing his term. He was elected Judge of the Second Judicial District on November 8, 1960. He died on December 23, 1960, before entering the duties as Judge.