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  • 13:25, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,149). . N George Wythe(Created page with '<div type="article"> <p>George Wythe was an attorney, judge, signer of the Declaration of Independence, and first professor of law in the United States. A mentor to <span>[[Thoma...')
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+7,041). . N In Re Winship(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>In the case <i>In re Winship</i>, 397 U.S. 358, 90 S. Ct. 1068, 25 L. Ed. 2d 368 (1970), the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the <span>[[Due Process Clause|D...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,226). . N George Henry Williams(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>George Henry Williams served as U.S. attorney general from 1871 to 1875. A state and territorial judge, as well as a U.S. senator, Williams was nominated t...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,632). . N Franklin Hall Williams(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Franklin H. Williams was a lawyer, government administrator, and ambassador who played an important role in the modern <span>[[Civil Rights Movement|civil ...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+8,465). . N Hubert Louis Will(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Hubert Louis Will was appointed U.S. district judge for the Northern District of Illinois on October 27, 1961, by President <span>[[John F. Kennedy|John F....')
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,560). . N George Woodward Wickersham(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>As U.S. attorney general from 1909 to 1913, George Woodward Wickersham was an aggressive enforcer of federal <span>antitrust laws</span>...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,182). . N Henry Wheaton(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Henry Wheaton served as the reporter of decisions for the U.S. Supreme Court and later became a diplomat and a scholar of <span>[[International Law|interna...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+9,576). . N George Washington(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>George Washington was a U.S. military leader, statesperson, and the first president of the United States from 1789 to 1797. A leader of mythic proportion i...')
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+8,160). . N George Corley Wallace(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>As the governor of Alabama and a presidential aspirant, George Corley Wallace did battle with the <span>civil rights movement</sp...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+2,150). . N Francisco de Vitoria(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Francisco de Vitoria was a Spanish theologian, teacher, and defender of the rights of the Native Americans who inhabited the newly discovered continents of...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+5,696). . N Frederick Moore Vinson(Created page with '<div type="article"> <p>As the thirteenth chief justice, Frederick Moore Vinson led the U.S. Supreme Court from 1946 to 1953. Vinson rose to the Court after a long career as a la...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,430). . N George L. Vaughn(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>George L. Vaughn was an African American lawyer and civic leader who became a prominent member of the <span>Democratic Party</span>. V...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+9,151). . N Harry S. Truman(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Harry S. Truman served as the thirty-third president of the United States from 1945 to 1953. Truman, who became president upon the death of President <span...')
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+11,766). . N Time and manner restrictions(Created page with '<div type="article"><p><i>Limits that government can impose on the occasion, location, and type of individual expression in some circumstances.</i></p> <p>The <span>[[First Amend...')
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+5,017). . N Henry David Thoreau(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Henry David Thoreau was a nineteenth-century philosopher and writer who denounced materialistic modes of living and encouraged people to act according to t...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+6,622). . N George Sutherland(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>George Sutherland served as associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1922 to 1938. A conservative jurist, Sutherland opposed the efforts of Congres...')
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+5,020). . N Harriet Beecher Stowe(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of one of America's most famous and popular books, helped to strengthen the <span>abolition</span> movement by ...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+7,501). . N Harlan Fiske Stone(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Harlan Fiske Stone served as associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1925 to 1941 and as chief justice from 1941 to 1946. A believer in judicial r...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+4,090). . N Henry Lewis Stimson(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Henry Lewis Stimson was a lawyer and a distinguished public servant, occupying key posts in the administrations of five presidents between 1911 and 1945. A...') (top)
  • 13:24, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+5,428). . N Gloria Steinem(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Gloria Steinem is one of the most important feminist writers and organizers of the late twentieth century. Since the 1960s, Steinem has been a political ac...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+4,876). . N Henry Stanbery(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Henry Stanbery served as attorney general of the United States from 1866 to 1868 under President <span>Andrew Johnson</span>.</p> <p>Sta...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+15,870). . N Solid and toxic pollutants(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Millions of homes and residential neighborhoods contain hidden killers such as lead, mercury, and cyanide. These harmful substances can cause cancer, neuro...')
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+14,590). . N Franklin Delano Roosevelt(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Franklin Delano Roosevelt served as the thirty-second president of the United States from 1933 to 1945. During his unprecedented four terms in office, Roos...')
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+7,425). . N In Re Quinlan(Created page with '<div type="article"><p><i>In Re Quinlan</i>, 70 N.J. 10, 355 A.2d 647 (1976), was the first major judicial decision to hold that life-sustaining medical treatments may be discont...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+4,425). . N Frederick Pollock(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>As a legal scholar and historian, Sir Frederick Pollock was a leading figure in the modernization of English legal studies in the nineteenth century. Born ...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,310). . N George Mason(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>George Mason was an eighteenth-century statesperson who in 1776 wrote the Declaration of Rights for the State of Virginia and who later helped write the U....') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+6,659). . N Horace Mann(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Attorney, politician, and reformer of U.S. public education Horace Mann transformed the nation's schools. Mann was a gust of wind blowing through the doldr...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,279). . N Frederic William Maitland(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Frederic William Maitland pioneered the study of early English <span>Legal History</span>. A talented and prolific scholar, Maitland imag...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+3,540). . N Henry James Sumner Maine(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Sir Henry James Sumner Maine was a leading nineteenth-century English jurist. Maine's writings on the social and historical bases of all legal</p> <p></p> ...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+4,969). . N Horace Harmon Lurton(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Horace Harmon Lurton epitomized late-nineteenth-century judicial conservatism. Whether he was on the state or federal bench, restraint characterized Lurton...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+6,986). . N Henry Cabot Lodge(Created page with '<div type="article"><p></p> <p>Henry Cabot Lodge helped write the Sherman Anti-Trust Act of 1890 (15 U.S.C.A. § 1 et seq.). He was an enthusiastic supporter of the <span>[[S...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+5,719). . N Henry Brockholst Livingston(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Henry Brockholst Livingston came from a powerful New York family. He was educated at Princeton alongside <span>James Madison</span>, had ...') (top)
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+8,741). . N Henry Alfred Kissinger(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>As a scholar, adviser, and U.S. <span>Secretary of state</span>, Henry Alfred Kissinger was an important figure in international aff...')
  • 13:23, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+2,930). . N Hans Kelsen(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Hans Kelsen was a European legal philosopher and teacher who emigrated to the United States in 1940 after leaving Nazi Germany. Kelsen is most famous for h...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+2,286). . N Frank Billings Kellogg(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Frank Billings Kellogg was born December 22, 1856, in Potsdam, New York. He moved to Minnesota at age nine, received an education in law, and was admitted ...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+5,563). . N Howell Edmunds Jackson(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Howell Edmunds Jackson was a U.S. senator, federal judge on the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and U.S. Supreme Court justice. Jackson toiled diligen...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+7,454). . N Hubert Horatio Humphrey(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Hubert Horatio Humphrey served as a U.S. senator from Minnesota and as the thirty-eighth vice president of the United States. From his election to the U.S....') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+125). . N H.R.(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>An abbreviation for the <span>house of representatives</span>.</p> </div>') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+9,032). . N Housing and Urban Development Department(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is the principal federal agency responsible for programs concerned with housing needs, fair housing o...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+526). . N Household(Created page with 'Category:Legal Term <div type="article"><p><i>Individuals who comprise a family unit and who live together under the same roof; individuals who dwell in the same place and co...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+538). . N Housebreaking(Created page with 'Category:Legal Term <div type="article"><p><i>The act of using physical force to gain access to, and entering, a house with an intent to commit a felony inside.</i></p> <p>In...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+5,111). . N House of Representatives(Created page with '<div type="article"><p><i>The lower chamber, or larger branch, of the U.S. Congress, or a similar body in the legislature of many of the states.</i></p> <p>The U.S. House of Repr...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+1,696). . N House Arrest(Created page with '<div type="article"><p><i>Confinement to one's home or another specified location instead of incarceration in a jail or prison.</i></p> <p>House arrest has been used since ancien...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+395). . N Hotchpot(Created page with 'Category:Legal Term <div type="article"><p><i>The process of combining and assimilating property belonging to different individuals so that the property can be equally divide...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+6,499). . N Hot Pursuit(Created page with '<div type="article"><p><i>A doctrine that provides that the police may enter the premises where they suspect a crime has been committed without a warrant when delay would endange...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+393). . N Hostile Witness(Created page with '<div type="article"><p><i>A witness at a trial who is so adverse to the party that called him or her that he or she can be cross-examined as though called to testify by the oppos...') (top)
  • 13:22, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+350). . N Hostile Fire(Created page with '<div type="article"><p><i>In insurance law, a combustion that cannot be controlled, that escapes from where it was initially set and confined, or one that was not intended to exi...') (top)
  • 13:21, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+417). . N Hostages(Created page with 'Category:Legal Term <div type="article"><p><i>Persons taken by an individual or organized group in order to force a state, government unit, or community to meet certain condi...') (top)
  • 13:21, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+515). . N Hornbook(Created page with 'Category:Legal Term <div type="article"><p><i>A primer; a book explaining the basics, fundamentals, or rudiments of any science or branch of knowledge. The phrase</i> hornboo...') (top)
  • 13:21, 4 December 2009 (diff | hist) . . (+8,373). . N Herbert Clark Hoover(Created page with '<div type="article"><p>Herbert Clark Hoover was the thirty-first president of the United States, serving from 1929 to 1932. A wealthy mining engineer, Hoover directed humanitaria...') (top)

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