On This Date in Legal History

On June 30 ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­1921, President Harding nominated William Howard Taft to the Supreme Court where he remained for nine years.
27th President of the United States William Howard Taft

27th President of the United States William Howard Taft

He’s the only President to serve on the Court. When he was Chief Justice, the Supreme Court was housed at the Capitol, and he was determined to change that. He lobbied for the Court’s own building—and won. Take a look at our Pinterest page to see photos of the Supreme Court building today and learn more– http://www.pinterest.com/lawsuitgame/us-supreme-court/

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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