U.S. District Judge Warren Urbom To Retire

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

A judge has announced his intention to retire after dispensing federal justice in Nebraska for more than 44 years. Senior U.S. District Judge Warren Urbom said Thursday he's sent a letter to President Obama, indicating he'll step down from the bench in April.

Urbom told the president, "My term has been one of thorough happiness."

The 87-year-old Urbom says he reduced his schedule a few years back to three or four days a week. He says now it's time to quit. What will he do with his free time? The judge said he doesn't know, "other than have a good time."


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