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Courts in the Classroom > Justice Biographies > Justice Paul George Jasper Justice Biographies

Justice Paul George Jasper

(Eightieth Justice)

Justice Jasper

Justice Jasper was born December 15, 1908, in Fort Wayne, Indiana. *

He received his LL.B. from Indiana University in 1932 and was licensed to practice law in Indiana the same year.369

He practiced law in Fort Wayne until he joined the Indiana Supreme Court. He served on the high court from 1949 to 1953 and then served as general counsel to Public Service Indiana.370 He also served on the State Police Board for many years.371







* Justice Jasper passed away on October 23, 2001, in Indianapolis, Indiana.

369. WHO'S WHO IN AMERICA 1577 (Marquis, 38th ed. 1974).
370. WORLD WHO'S WHO IN FINANCE AND INDUSTRY 377 (Marquis, 16th ed. 1971).
371. WHO'S WHO IN AMERICA, supra note 369, at 1577.

Source: Browning, Minde C., Richard Humphrey, and Bruce Kleinschmidt. "Biographical Sketches of Indiana Supreme Court Justices." Indiana Law Review: Vol. 30, No. 1, 1997. View this source in PDF format.