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Walter J. Fourt


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1942 Republican AD-38 14022 Win
11-07-1944 Republican AD-38 18046 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: August 31, 1899 in Fairfield, Iowa
Military Service: (WWI)
Died: July 4, 1977

1955-1969: Associate Justice, California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, Division 1

  • LEGISLATION: Author (with Richard H. McCollister and R. Fred Price) of AB 463 (1943) which created the Special Service Parole, allowing California inmates to be paroled in order to serve in the U.S. military during World War II. (Stats. 1943, Chapt. 396)

Source: California Blue Book (1946)

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