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date: 19 September 2019

Taft, William Howard (1857–1930), lawyer, twenty-sixth president of the United States, 1909–13, chief justice of the United States Supreme Court, 1921–30. 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to American Law
Author(s):

Thomas C. Mackey

William Howard Taft holds a unique position in United States legal history in that he is the only person to ...

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