On This Date in Legal History

On September 26, 1789, the Senate confirmed John Jay as the first Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court. He also served as the first Chief Judge of the New York Supreme Court.

In 1789 George Washington nominated John Jay as Chief Justice of the new United States Supreme Court.

In 1789 George Washington nominated John Jay as Chief Justice of the new United States Supreme Court.

Learn more about the Justice’s other remarkable achievements at goo.gl/uKtuVq.

About Tina Nelson
Tina Nelson

Tina Nelson is an attorney and mom. She created the LAWSUIT™ board game to teach her three children about the law. The game was an instant success. Copyrights and a patent were obtained, and Professional Games, Inc. was born. Professional Games, Inc. created this blog to educate and keep its friends and customers regularly updated about our American legal system.
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