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Byron R. White
(1917-2002) born on
Jun 08
US jurist. He was an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1962-93; he also played professional football for one season (1938) with the Pittsburgh Pirates (now Steelers).
         
   
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Sports constantly make demands on the participant for top performance, and they develop integrity, self-reliance and initiative. They teach you a lot about working in groups, without being unduly submerged in the group.

R
The 1st Amendment protects the right to speak, not the right to spend.
A
We're the only branch of government that explains itself in writing every time it makes a decision.
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When the whistle blows you have only a limited amount of time to do what you have to do. You either do it then or you don't do it at all.
K
To exclude all jurors who would be in the slightest way affected by the prospect of the death penalty would be to deprive the defendant of the impartial jury to which he or she is entitled under the law.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "A Modest ALL America Who Sits on the Highest Bench," in "Sports Illustrated," by Alfred Wright, 10 Dec 1962.
R: Dissenting opinion in 7-2 ruling that struck down $1,000 legal limit on spending by political action committees on behalf of presidential candidates, 18 Mar 85
A: In "Time," 8 Oct 84
N: "A Modest ALL America Who Sits on the Highest Bench," in "Sports Illustrated," by Alfred Wright, 10 Dec 1962.
K: Majority opinion in 8-1 ruling that overturned a Texas law barring opponents of the death penalty from jury duty in capital cases, 25 Jun 80
   


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