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Rehnquist, William Hubbs

Pronunciation: /ˈrenˌkwist/
(1924–2005), US chief justice 1986–2005. As President Nixon’s assistant attorney general 1969–71, he held to a conservative stance that opposed civil rights legislation. He was appointed by Nixon as an associate justice to the US Supreme Court in 1972.
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