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On This Date in Legal History

On September 3, ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­2005, former Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist passed away. Learn more about this influential justice at http://goo.gl/2EMHsU.

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On This Date in Legal History

On this date in 1971 President Nixon nominated William H. Rehnquist to replace Associate Justice John Marshall Harlan on the United States Supreme Court.  On December 10, 1971, the Senate confirmed his nomination. Fifteen years later, President Reagan nominated him to … Continue reading

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William H. Rehnquist

On this day in ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­1924 William H. Rehnquist was born. In 1972 President Nixon nominated him to the United States Supreme Court, and the Senate confirmed his nomination as an associate justice.  The vote was 68 to 26.  Then in … Continue reading

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Remembering Chief Justice William Rehnquist

On this day in ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­2005 former Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist passed away. Learn more about this influential justice at http://goo.gl/2EMHsU.

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This Day in Legal History

On this date in 1971, President Nixon nominated William H. Rehnquist to replace Associate Justice John Marshall Harlan on the Supreme Court.  He was confirmed by the Senate and became the 100th Justice to serve on our highest court.  Fifteen … Continue reading

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