Harlan Stone

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Harlan Stone United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D. Roosevelt (1872-1946)
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Usage

In literature:

It was administered by Chief Justice Harlan Stone.
"United States Presidents' Inaugural Speeches" by Various
By HARLAN F. STONE, LL.D., Dean of the School of Law, Colombia University.
"The Enclosures in England" by Harriett Bradley
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In news:

The Supreme Court's conservative justices deliberating on the health care law known as Obamacare should heed the historical example of Republican-appointed justice, Harlan Fiske Stone.
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