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On This Date in Legal History

On November 21, 1945, former Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson delivered his opening statement at the Nuremberg trial. Listen to his recorded statement at https://goo.gl/CMouay.  

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On This Date in Legal History

In 1941 President Roosevelt appointed Robert H. Jackson to the U.S. Supreme Court, where he served until Oct 9, 1954, when he passed away.  He might be best remembered, however, as the  Chief U.S. Prosecutor at the Nuremberg trials.  Learn more … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

On November 21, 1945, former Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson delivered his opening statement at the Nuremberg trial.  Listen to his recorded statement at https://goo.gl/CMouay.

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Remembering Charles Evans Hughes

On this day in 1948 Charles Evans Hughes passed away. From 1910-1916 he was an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court, and from 1930 to 1941 he was the Chief Justice. He was the 39th Governor of New … Continue reading

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