On This Date in Legal History

President Eisenhower nominated John Marshall Harlan to the United States Supreme Court. The Senate confirmed his appointment in a 71-11 vote. He served on the court for over 16 years. He retired on September 23, 1971.

John Marshall Harlan II

John Marshall Harlan II

Learn more about this interesting justice at http://goo.gl/1g6aVs, and watch an interview with Tinsley E. Yarbrough, author of “John Marshall Harlan– Great Dissenter of the Warren Court” at https://goo.gl/5xhtqo.

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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