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King Arthur

King Arthur is one of the great mythic figures of English literature. Dozens of legends and romantic images have grown up around him: the knights of the Round Table, Merlin the wizard, and the Holy Gr…

Yankee Conference

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Yankee Conference

Yankee Conference ConferenceOverallNew EnglandWLTPFPAWLTPFPA Rhode Island620167115740215197Connecticut530160146830279200New Hampshire440131124650206171Massachusetts350133182650261227Boston Uni…

Milestone Cases in Supreme Court History

Read about landmark cases that have changed history, from Marbury v. Madison to the challenge to Obamacare. 1803Marbury v. Madison was the first instance in which a law passed by Congress wa…

Brewer's: Yankee

A corruption of “English.” The word got into general use thus: In 1713 one Jonathan Hastings, a farmer at Cambridge, in New York, used the word as a puffing epithet, meaning gen…

Women of the Court

NCAA women's basketball fans know that the men's game isn't the only one in town. by Michael Morrison h6 Related Links Sports Almanac: Women's College Basketball1998 Seeds and Bracket1997 Bracket …

The Supreme Court: A Court Divided

A Court DividedThe Supreme CourtWarren CourtA Court DividedDesegregating SchoolsMandating Criminal RightsFocusing on Personal RightsLeaving the Court Supreme Sayings “I think he came t…

Supreme Court

Familiarize yourself with the United States Supreme Court, made up of nine Justices who are appointed—for life—by the President. Learn about important cases in U.S. history, who is currently serving…

The Supreme Court: Marshall Court

Marshall CourtThe Supreme CourtMarshall CourtMarshall Steps InTaking ControlEmpowering the National Government The Supreme Court honors historical lawgivers in its main chamber. Biblical figu…

Arthur LIVERMORE

LIVERMORE, Arthur, (son of Samuel Livermore and brother of Edward St. Loe Livermore), a Representative from New Hampshire; born in Londonderry, Rockingham County, N.H., July 29, 1766; received …