Robert W. Hansen

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Robert Wayne Hansen (April 29, 1911 – June 9, 1997) was an American jurist from Wisconsin.[1]

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Hansen graduated from Marquette University Law School. In 1954, he was appointed judge of the Milwaukee County Court. Hansen became chief examiner of the Milwaukee Board of Fire and Police Commissioners (1951-1954). He served as circuit judge in the family court division (1961-1968). He served on the Wisconsin Supreme Court (1968-1978) having first defeated the incumbent chief justice George R. Currie .[2] [3]

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  1. ^ "Former Supreme Court Justices". Wisconsin Supreme Court. Archived from the original on May 27, 2010. Retrieved May 15, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Robert W. Hansen (1911-1997)". Wisconsin Supreme Court. Archived from the original on June 9, 2010. Retrieved May 15, 2016. 
  3. ^ Justice Robert Hansen-Wisconsin Supreme Court