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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Rehnquist, William Hubbs 1924-2005. American jurist who served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1972-1986) and as chief justice (1986-2005).

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  • n. United States jurist who served as an associate justice on the United States Supreme Court from 1972 until 1986, when he was appointed chief justice (born in 1924)

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Examples

  • REHNQUIST: W.'ll hear argument now in No. 00949, George W. Bush and Richard Cheney vs. Albert Gore, et al. MORTON: Rehnquist cast one of the five votes that made George Bush president.

    CNN Transcript Sep 4, 2005

  • Rehnquist is on death's door - where the hell are ...

    01/05/2005

  • Rehnquist is dying and no one - NO ONE - is getting the word out about this impending Supreme Court battle.

    01/05/2005

  • Rehnquist is on death's door - where the hell are the Democrats and the liberal groups? by on

    01/05/2005

  • Rehnquist is clearly ailing and there is NO effective campaign on the left regarding Supreme Court nominees or judicial nominees.

    01/05/2005

  • In contrast, Rehnquist is tied with Stephen Breyer for the role of second most restrained justice, after Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

    Rehnquist the Great?

  • Rehnquist is willing to have it decided either way by the legislatures.

    Rehnquist the Great?

  • Rehnquist is in a different, older, more pragmatic conservative tradition.

    Rehnquist the Great?

  • This, as much as anything, distinguished Rehnquist from the later generation of judicial conservatives.

    Rehnquist the Great?

  • Much has been written about the fact that Judge Rehnquist is a part-time resident of Greensboro, but little has been written about O'Connor's connection to the region.

    Archive 2005-07-01

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