Earl Warren

Earl Warren
noun
United States jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1891-1974)
Syn: ↑Warren
Instance Hypernyms: ↑chief justice

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Earl Warren [Earl Warren]
(1891–1974) a Chief Justice of the US ↑Supreme Court (1953–69). He was a strong supporter of the ↑civil rights movement and his court decided against ↑segregation in public schools in the famous ↑Brown v Board of Education case (1954). Warren led the Warren Commission, a committee formed to investigate the murder of President ↑Kennedy. It published the Warren Report (1964) which said that Kennedy had been killed by Lee Harvey Oswald, acting alone.

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