A judge of the twentieth century; the first black appointed to the Supreme Court. Before his appointment to the Court in 1967, Marshall served as a lawyer for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and in 1954 he argued before the Court against segregation in the case of Brown versus Board of Education. As a Supreme Court justice, he was known for his consistently liberal record and for advocating the rights of women and minorities.
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Bonauto, now an official MacArthur genius, is rightly known as the Thurgood Marshall of the marriage movement.The Real Story Behind the Fight for Marriage Equality|E.J. Graff|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The founders of Ethical Oil, and opechatesgays, are Hamish Marshall and his wife, Kathryn Marshall.
Hamish Marshall himself is a former staffer of Prime Minister Harper.
There are also portraits, protests, reportage and Jim Marshall was there to shoot it all—or pretty closely.
In all fairness, too, Marshall has at the ready pretty rational reasons for almost every change he made in this adaptation.
Still, on small islands, such as the Coral and Marshall Islands, the natives construct their huts from pandan wood.Philippine Mats|Hugo H. Miller
She was thinking of his insinuation at Marshall Dean's expense.
"Please come, Marshall," pleaded Jessie; but he shook his head.
And the time was coming when Marshall Dean would need all that he could muster.
Marshall would be on duty again within a very few days, the colonel said.