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Lurton, Horace Harmon

Syllabification: Lur·ton, Horace Harmon
Pronunciation: /ˈlərtn
 
/

Definition of Lurton, Horace Harmon in English:

( 1844–1914), US Supreme Court associate justice 1909–14. A judge in the US Court of Appeals 1893–1909, he was appointed to the Court by President Taft.

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