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Charles Fried

Charles Fried (born 1935) is a prominent conservative American lawyer. He served as United States Solicitor General under President Reagan from 1985 to 1989. He is currently employed as a law professor at Harvard. From 1995 until 1999, he was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. Professor Fried was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He became a United States citizen in 1948. He holds bachelor's degrees from Princeton University (1956) and Oxford University (1958). His law degree is from Columbia University (1960).

Fried supported Republican John McCain during the Republican 2008 presidential primary elections, but voted for Democrat Barack Obama in the general election[1]