Home » Lawyers » Ernst, Morris

Ernst, Morris

Born: 1888 AD
Died: 1976 AD
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Lawyers

1888 – Born on the 26th of January.

1915 – He co-founded the law firm Greenbaum.

1917 – He helped found the National Civil Liberties Bureau, which would later
            become the American Civil Liberties Union.

1933 – He successfully defended James Joyce’s banned novel "Ulysses" against obscenity charges.

1940 – He served as a head of the American Civil Liberties Union.

        – He agreed to bar communist from employment there and even discouraged their membership.

1976 – He died in this year.