Lubbock Attorney Forrest Bowers was inducted as a Texas Legal Legend on Tuesday.
Bowers grew up in Dunn and served as a fighter pilot in World War II.
He graduated from the University of Texas with a law degree in 1951.
From there, Bowers was an assistant district attorney for Lubbock County and worked in hundreds of jury trials.
Texas Lawyer magazine has named him one of the "100 Legal Legends" of the past 100 years. He is the fifth West Texas Legal Legend to be inducted.
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