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Roland Joseph Steinle (March 21, 1896 – December 22, 1966) was an American jurist from Wisconsin.[1]

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Steinle served in the United States Army during World War I. He graduated from Marquette Law School, was in private law practice, and served as special district attorney. Steinle was elected a Wisconsin Circuit Court judge and was elected to the Wisconsin Supreme Court in 1953. In 1958, he resigned from the court to run for election to the United States Senate as a Republican. After losing the election to William Proxmire, Steinle returned to private practice and served as a circuit court commissioner.[2]


  1. 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1958,' Biographical Sketch of Justice Roland Steinle, pg. 9
  2. Justice Roland Steinle, Wisconsin Supreme Court

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