Levi Woodbury Death Cause and Date

Levi Woodbury's Death

Born (Birthday) December 22, 1789

Death Date September 4, 1851

Age of Death 61 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Supreme Court Justice

The supreme court justice Levi Woodbury died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1845 to 1851.

He grew up in Francestown.

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Laws fixed, certain, and uniform, are said to be the distinguishing traits of civilized from savage communities. In these last, seldom are any laws, unless it be the arbitrary and uncertain will of the strongest.

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It is essential to the pure and peaceful administration of justice that all its officers keep carefully within the boundaries of their constitutional powers. Auxiliary to this, but not secondary in importance, is a due knowledge of the leading subjects for their inquiry and decision.

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Presumptions of guilt or innocence may sometimes be strengthened or weakened by the place of birth and kind of education and associates a man has grown up with, and good character may at times interpose, and justly save, under suspicion, one who is accused of crime on slight circumstances.

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Juries must, of necessity, be governed, in reaching many results through inferences from other facts, by certain laws of nature and human reason. They are often obliged to infer one thing from another, and this, whether that other be a fact direct or circumstantial.

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The very idea of the law in a constitutional republic involves the requisite that it be a rule, a guide, uniform, fixed and equal, for all, till changed by the same high political power which made it. This is what entitles it to its sovereign weight.

Levi Woodbury Death Cause and Date