Charles H. Turner
Profile

Charles H. Turner

Politician/lawyer
Male
Born 1936

Charles H. Turner is a former United States Attorney for the District of Oregon. Prior to his presidential appointment as U.S. Attorney, Turner worked under his predecessor, Sidney I. Lezak, for 14 years. He was appointed as Lezak's replacement by President Ronald Reagan. As U.S.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Charles H. Turner.

  • Brookline Arrest Log: April 16 22
    Brookline Patch - Apr 24, 2012
  • Alleged Brady Violations Reopen 27 Year Old D.C. Homicide Case
    The Blog of Legal Times - Apr 23, 2012
  • Charles Turner Of Avon Honored At University Of Hartford's Recognition Day
    Avon Patch - Apr 14, 2012
  • Luck And Some Determination Can Turn Wish Into Reality The Olympian
    Google News - Aug 20, 2011

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Charles H. Turner.

CHILDHOOD

1936 Birth Born in 1936.

FORTIES

1981 45 Years Old 1 More Event
He was once registered as a Republican, but as of 1981 he was registered as an independent voter.
1982 46 Years Old By 1982, Turner was the U.S. Attorney for the District of Oregon.
As U.S. Attorney, Turner investigated sham marriages and immigration fraud organized by followers of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (now known as Osho) in Rajneeshpuram, Oregon, as well as other illegal activities including the 1984 Rajneeshee bioterror attack in The Dalles, Oregon. … Read More
1985 49 Years Old In 1985, high-ranking followers of Rajneesh plotted to murder Turner. … Read More

FIFTIES

1988 52 Years Old In 1988, Turner hired attorney Michael Mosman as a prosecutor related to illegal activities on tribal lands in Oregon - Mosman would go on to be confirmed by the United States Senate as U.S. attorney for Oregon in 2001. … Read More
1993 57 Years Old Turner served as a federal prosecutor for 17 years, and retired in 1993.

LATE ADULTHOOD

2007 71 Years Old In 2007 Turner resided in Washington.
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_H._Turner_(attorney).
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.