On This Date in Legal History

On November 25, 1757, Henry Brockholst Livingston was born in New York City.  In 1806 President Thomas Jefferson appointed him to the Supreme Court.  From 1807-1823 he served as an Associate Justice on the Court.

Henry Brockholst Livingston

Henry Brockholst Livingston

You can learn more about him at https://goo.gl/X6wSwW.  An interesting tidbit– this Justice killed another man in a duel.  Read more at https://goo.gl/t39pkA.

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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