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Charles E. Whittaker

Charles E. Whittaker
Former Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
From: March 22, 1957 – March 31, 1962
Nominator Dwight Eisenhower
Predecessor Stanley F. Reed
Successor Byron White
Party Republican

Charles Evans Whittaker was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. A swing-vote, history has regarded him as having an inconsistent judicial philosophy; at Chief Justice Earl Warren's request, he resigned from the Court citing an exhausting workload.[1]


  1. Charles E. Whittaker (English). Oyez.