Jeff Lantz

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His Honor
Jeff Lantz
Justice of the Provincial Court of Prince Edward Island
Assumed office
September 27, 2005
Preceded by Ralph C. Thompson
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island for
Charlottetown-Rochford Square
In office
April 17, 2000 – September 29, 2003
Preceded by Paul Connolly
Succeeded by Robert Ghiz
Personal details
Political party Progressive Conservative
Occupation Lawyer, Judge

Jeffrey E. Lantz is a lawyer, judge and former Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island in the 2000 provincial election.

Educated at the University of Prince Edward Island and University of New Brunswick, Lantz practiced law in Charlottetown for twelve years. Lantz also served as president of the Heart and Stroke Foundation. He represented the electoral district of Charlottetown-Rochford Square and was a member of the Progressive Conservative Party. He served in the provincial cabinet as Attorney General,[1] Minister of Education[2] and Minister of Tourism.[3][4] Lantz did not reoffer in the 2003 election.[5]

After leaving politics, he was named a provincial court judge.[6] His brother Rob Lantz later served as leader of the Progressive Conservative Party.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Four new faces in Binns cabinet". CBC News. May 1, 2000. Retrieved 2016-06-02. 
  2. ^ "Shared minister worries teachers union". CBC News. May 2, 2000. Retrieved 2016-06-02. 
  3. ^ "Changes to Ministry". Government of Prince Edward Island. August 22, 2002. Retrieved 2016-06-02. 
  4. ^ Lumley, Elizabeth. Canadian Who's Who 2003. p. 773. ISBN 0-8020-8865-1. Retrieved 2009-06-12. 
  5. ^ "Lantz will not run". CBC News. July 23, 2003. Retrieved 2016-06-02. 
  6. ^ "Cocaine trafficker sentenced in July". Charlottetown: The Guardian. May 29, 2009. Retrieved 2009-06-12. 
  7. ^ "PC Leader Rob Lantz". CBC News. March 27, 2015. Retrieved 2016-06-02.