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Roy K. Redetzke

District Court Judge

Appointed in 1958

Judge Redetzke was born in Alice, North Dakota, January 14, 1905. Attended grade and high school in Fargo, North Dakota. Graduated from the University of North Dakota Law School in 1927. He practiced law in Fargo for thirty-one years; Assistant State's Attorney of Cass County for sixteen years; Special Assistant Attorney United States Department of Justice, Lands Division, for three and one-half years. On October 1, 1958 he was appointed Judge of the First Judicial District, by Governor John E. Davis, he served in that capacity until 1978. Judge Redetzke died on May 11, 1982.