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Family, Colleagues Grieve for Judge

John Roll, the Arizona federal judge killed Saturday by a gunman at a political event, was seen in the legal community as a conservative and even-handed jurist and to those who knew him personally, a man devoted to his family and his Roman Catholic faith.

"He was a very dedicated judge--calm, reasonable, dispassionate and fair," said Rebecca White Berch, chief justice of the Arizona Supreme Court. "He will be sorely missed."

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