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1914 – Born on the 24th of March.   1960 – He became as a first justce minister of Nigeria.     – He served as a first Attorney General of Nigeria.   1962 – He he held a seat on the United Nations’ International Law Commission.   1976 – He served as a judge ..

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1752 – Gabriel Duvall was in Prince George County, Maryland on the 6th of December. 1778 – He was admitted to the Maryland bar. 1783 – He served in the militia before beginning his government career. 1783-1784 – He served on the Maryland Governor’s Council. 1787-1794 – He served in the Maryland House of Delegates. ..

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1947 – Born on the 9th of February in Lugano, Switzerland. 1972 – Del Ponte studied law in Bern and Geneva, as well as in Britain. She obtained her LL.M. 1975 – Del Ponte joined a private law firm in Lugano, which she left to set up her own company. 1981 – She was appointed ..

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1815 – Born on March 9th in Cecil County, Maryland. He was a American politician, a close associate of Abraham Lincoln.   1832 – He graduated from Kenyon College.   1835 – Davis earned a law degree from Yale and was admitted to the Illinois bar.   1836 – Established a practice in Bloomington.   ..

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US general, lawyer, and military jurist    1874 – George Breckenridge Davis was born in Ware, Massachusetts.   1871 – Graduated at West Point.   1887 – He joined the judge advocate general’s department.   1891 – Graduated from the Columbian University law school.   1897 – Wrote "The Elements of Law".   1898 – ..

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1668 – Born at Limoges, France, on the 27th of November, in a family of magistrates. His father, Henri d’ Aguesseau, a hereditary councillor of the parliament of Metz, was a man of singular ability and breadth of view whom, after holding successively the posts of intendant of Limousin, Guyenne and Languedoc.   1700 – ..

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1619 – James Dalrymple was born on May at Drummurchie, Barr, South Ayrshire.   1633 – Graduated at University of Glasgow, on 26th of July.   1634 – He went to Edinburgh, probably with the intention of studying law.   1641 – Recalled to compete for regency, as a professorship was then called in the ..

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1784 – Born on the 24th of April at Stafford County, Virginia, USA.   Educated at home, and attended the College of New Jersey for one year.   1808 – He was admitted to the bar.   1809 – Elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.   1812 – Became a member of the advisory ..

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1915 – Born on the 20th of February in Wausa, Nebraska.   Served on the California State Senate and California State Assembly.   1971-1982 – He was a Democratic Congressional representative from California for the 29th district.   1982 – He resigned on 9th of March to serve as an associate justice on the California ..

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1732 – Born in Scituate, Massachusetts on the 1st of March. 1751 – Cushing became a member of the bar in Boston. 1771 – Cushing took his position on the Court. However, when the American Revolution started, he had to choose between the rebels and Great Britain; unlike the rest of the court, he chose ..

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