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Oaks also oversaw a large scale celebration of the BYU Centennial.While at BYU, Oaks led an effort to fight the application of Title IX to non-educational programs at schools that did not accept direct government aid.He then attended BYU, where he occasionally served as a radio announcer at high school basketball games.It was at one of these basketball games where he met June Dixon, a senior at the high school, whom he would eventually marry. Oaks clerked for Chief Justice Earl Warren of the United States Supreme Court from 1957 to 1958.Although sustained on April 7, Oaks was not ordained an apostle until May 3, 1984.He was given this time between sustaining and ordination to complete his judicial commitments.During part of his time on the faculty of the Law School, Oaks served as interim dean.
As a result, Oaks concludes that while under contemporaneous law it would have been legally permissible for city officials to destroy, or "abate," the actual printed newspapers, the destruction of the printing press itself was probably outside of the council's legal authority, and its owners could have sued for damages.
Of the shift from judge to apostolic witness, Oaks commented, "Many years ago, Thomas Jefferson coined the metaphor, 'the wall between church and state.' I have heard the summons from the other side of the wall.
I'm busy making the transition from one side of the wall to the other." At age 51, he was the youngest apostle in the quorum at the time and the youngest man to be called to the quorum since Boyd K. By date of ordination, since July 2015 he has been the second senior member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, preceded by Russell M. From 2002 to 2004, Oaks presided over the church's area in the Philippines.
He was president of Brigham Young University (BYU), a professor of law at the University of Chicago Law School and a justice of the Utah Supreme Court.
Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, Oaks was considered by Republican U. presidential administrations as a top prospect for appointment to the United States Supreme Court.