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Daniel Sparr
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the District of Colorado
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #4
Service:
Appointed by:   George H.W. Bush
Active:   4/6/1990 - 5/1/2001
Senior:   5/1/2001 - 11/9/2006
Preceded by:   John Porfilio
Succeeded by:   Marcia Krieger
Personal History
Born:   1931
Deceased:   2006
Undergraduate:   University of Denver (1952)
Law School:   University of Denver College of Law (1966)



Daniel B. Sparr (1931-2006) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the District of Colorado[1].

Sparr was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on January 24, 1990, to a seat vacated by John Porfilio; he was confirmed by the Senate on April 5, 1990, and received commission the next day. He assumed senior status on May 1, 2001, and served in that capacity until his death on November 9, 2006[1]. Sparr was succeeded in this position by Marcia Krieger.

Early life and education

  • University of Denver, B.S., 1952
  • University of Denver College of Law, J.D., 1966[1]

Professional career

  • U.S. Air Force, 1950-1955
  • Private practice, Denver, Colorado, 1966-1970
  • Office of General Counsel, Mountain States Telephone & Telegraph Co., Denver, CO, 1970-1971
  • Private practice, Denver, Colorado, 1971-1974
  • Private practice, Lakewood, Colorado, 1974-1975
  • Private practice, Denver, Colorado, 1975-1977
  • Judge, Second Judicial District Court of Colorado, 1977-1990[1]

Judicial career

District of Colorado

Sparr was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on January 24, 1990, to a seat vacated by John Porfilio; he was confirmed by the Senate on April 5, 1990, and received commission the next day. He assumed senior status on May 1, 2001, and served in that capacity until his death on November 9, 2006[1]. Sparr was succeeded in this position by Marcia Krieger.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
John Porfilio
District of Colorado
1990–2001
Seat #4
Succeeded by:
Marcia Krieger