Robert H. Jackson

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Person.png Robert H. Jackson  Rdf-icon.png
Robert H. Jackson, c. 1945
BornRobert Houghwout Jackson
Spring Creek Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died1954-10-09 (Age 62)
Washington DC, USA

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In office
January 18, 1940 - August 25, 1941
Preceded byFrank Murphy

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In office
March 1938 - January 18, 1940

"If certain acts and violations of treaties are crimes, they are crimes whether the United States does them or whether Germany does them. We are not prepared to lay down a rule of criminal conduct against others which we would not be willing to have invoked against us.” - Justice Robert H. Jackson, Chief Prosecutor, Nuremberg War Crimes Trials[1]

13 February 1892|9 October 1954|


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