Ernst Freund


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Freund, Ernst

(1864–1932) legal scholar; born in New York City (during a visit of his German parents). He was educated in Germany and emigrated to the U.S.A. in 1892, teaching first at Columbia University (1892–94) and then at the University of Chicago (1894–1932). He was especially noted for helping legislators write uniform laws.
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