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Fortas, Abe

Abe Fortas (1910–1982) served on the Supreme Court from 1965 to 1969, when he resigned in the midst of controversy. He authored several important First Amendment opinions.

Fortas, who was born in Memphis, Tennessee, graduated from ...

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