Nebraska Authors

Warren K. Urbom

Born 1925-12-17 Atlanta, NE (USA)

Died 2017-07-28
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Buried
Lincoln, NE (USA)
Lincoln Memorial Park

Urbom was a Nebraska district federal judge who also served as the federal judge on the Wounded Knee trials in 1974. He wrote a memoir describing what it means to be a federal judge and what life was like growing up on a small farm in Nebraska during the Dust Bowl of the 1930s.

Places Lived

Atlanta, NE
Lincoln, NE
Michigan

Author Of

  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Law; Federal Judiciary

Education

Bachelor's Degree, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
Law Degree, University of Michigan

Occupation

Attorney
Federal Judge

Places Worked

United States Federal Court
United States District Court
Law Practice

Associations

Wounded Knee Trials, 1974

Bibliography

Called to Justice: The Life of a Federal Trial Judge. 2012.

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