|Former Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court|
From: May 9, 1826 – August 25, 1828
|Nominator||John Quincy Adams|
Robert Trimble (November 17, 1776 – August 25, 1828) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Trimble wrote the opinion for Ogden v. Sanders - ruled that a state bankruptcy law that applied to debts incurred after the passage of the statute did not violate the Contract Clause. This was the only opinion that Chief Justice John Marshall dissented from.
- Robert Trimble - Kentucky, Court, Marshall, Nationalist, Law, and District (English) (HTML). law.jrank.