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Matthews, Stanley

Pronunciation: /ˈmaTHyo͞oz/
(1824–89), US Supreme Court associate justice 1881–89. He was appointed to the Court by President Garfield. A previous nomination by President Hayes in 1880 had been rejected because it was felt that a conflict of interest existed.

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Syllabification: Mat·thews, Stanley

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