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John H. Clarke

John Hessin Clarke
Former Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
From: July 24, 1916 – September 18, 1922
Nominator Woodrow Wilson
Predecessor Charles Evans Hughes
Successor George Sutherland
Party Democrat

John Hessin Clarke was a lawyer and Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. He was a liberal justice, who, after resigning from the Court, campaigned for the U.S. to join the League of Nations.