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Monday, 11 March 2013
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY : A TIME LINE IMAGES OF AFRICAN AMERICAN JUDGES IN THE JUSTICE SYSTEM :
As of 2011 there are only between two African American Justices on the U.S. Supreme Court. Thurgood Marshall the first African American Justices appointed to the U.S. Supreme Courts: he served from 197 - 1991 and died on January 24th 1993 at the age of 84 years. Clarence Thomas the second African American Justice to serve on the court was nominated by George H.W. Bush in 1991 to succeed Thurgood Marshall, who retired the same year.