Larry Clapp

Larry Clapp DEMDemocrat

Wyoming lawyer and politician

Profile Photo
Larry ClappDEMDemocrat Wyoming lawyer and politician
66
Age at Death1946-2013
WYResidence (state)

Larry Clapp (October 4, 1946 – January 7, 2013) was an American lawyer and politician. Clapp served in the Wyoming House of Representatives, as a Democrat, in 1978–1979, on the Casper, Wyoming city council and as mayor in 1988. He practiced law.On October 3, 2012, Clapp was arrested after a months-long investigation after his IP address was flagged as possibly having accessed child pornography on the internet. Authorities obtained a search warrant and found over 100 movie files related to child pornography on his computer's hard drive, as well as on an external drive. His attorney waived a preliminary hearing in November and was expected to file status reports, along with the district attorney, on January 4, 2013. On January 7, Clapp was found dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound at Crossroads Park in Casper, Wyoming.

Education4 - 4 of 2
University of Wyoming
JD
1972
University of Wyoming
BA
1969
Past Positions1 - 5 of 5
Experience
Wyoming State House.
Experience
Casper City Council
Mayor
Casper City
Attorney
Clapp & Associates Professional Corporation
1982 - Current
Attorney
Fagen, Fagen & Clapp
1973 - 1982
Other Experience1 - 2 of 2
Experience
Wyoming Industrial Siting Council.
Experience
Casper Area Economic Development Alliance