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Wallace D. Berning

District Court Judge

Appointed in 1979

Born July 13, 1935, Carrolton, MO. Graduate: BS, Missouri University; JD, University of Missouri. Active duty U. S. Air Force 1960-64. Admitted to Kansas Bar in 1960 and North Dakota Bar in 1964. Practiced in Minot 1964-79. Appointed District Judge, Northwest Judicial District, by Governor Arthur A. Link in 1979. Elected in 1980, 1986, 1992. Presiding Judge 1980-91. Retired at end of 1998. Married: Wife, Mary Ellen. Two children.