Oral History Interview with Michael Hogan, by Jan Dilg [Video Recording 04]

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Oral History Interview with Michael Hogan, by Jan Dilg [Video Recording 04]


  • 2014-05-22 (Creation)


AVI (format); 00:37:13

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Michael Robert Hogan was born in Oregon City, Oregon, in 1946. He grew up on a ranch in Myrtle Point, Oregon. In 1968, he earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Oregon, and in 1971, he earned a law degree from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. While in D.C., he also worked as a Capitol police officer. In 1970, he and Christine Campbell were married; they later had three children. His first legal job was as a law clerk for Judge Robert C. Belloni. He was a lawyer with the firm that later became Miller & Nash in Portland for one year, then served as a federal magistrate judge, from 1973 to 1989, and a federal bankruptcy judge, from 1973 to 1980, for the District of Oregon in Medford. He became a judge on the U.S. District Court of Oregon in 1991, and served as chief judge from 1995 to 2002. He took senior status in 2011, and retired in 2012.

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Session 6, Video 1. Hogan discusses his family background and early life, his education, and his career as a lawyer and judge in Oregon. He also discusses some of the cases he worked on, including bankruptcy cases, and his work on the Wayne Morse Federal Courthouse.

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In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted http://rightsstatements.org/page/InC-EDU/1.0/

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Oral History Interview with Michael Hogan, by Jan Dilg, 2013 February 27 - 2014 May 22, SR 11210, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

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