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Black, Hugo (LaFayette)

(1886–1971) Supreme Court justice; born in Harlan, Ala. As a senator from Alabama (Dem.; 1927–37) he supported the policies of President Franklin Roosevelt, who appointed him to the U.S. Supreme Court. Soon after he took his seat, it was revealed that he had once belonged to the Ku Klux Klan; he explained it as a youthful indiscretion and went on to serve one of the longest terms (1937–71). He was noted for holding "absolutely" to the Constitution, especially to the rights set forth in the First Amendment.
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She was selected to Order of the Coif, served as a member of the Alabama Law Review, and was a Hugo Black Scholar.
He was also a Hugo Black Scholar and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.
In 1971, citing health reasons, Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black, 85, retired.
It was the brainchild of Senator Hugo Black, who first introduced the bill in 1932.
Hugo Black, as a young Alabaman, joined the Ku Klux Klan.
Hugo Black was a Ku Klux Klansman who became a passionate promoter of free speech and civil rights.
The winning team - Ashley Parkinson, Michael Linnane, William Rowden, Hugo Black, James Wood, James McGlaughlin, Linzi Garrett, Andrew Robson, Peter Kulik and Michael Lakey - put forward a mixed-use scheme, which included apartments, offices and shops, and was rewarded with pounds 200 of HMV vouchers as a reward.
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In Sunnyside, the fictional characters woven into this inexplicable (but true) incident include Leland Wheeler, a coastguard who dreams of movie stardom, and Hugo Black, who just wants someone to appreciate his knowledge of French literature.