The Legal Beat
Even Having A Supreme Court Justice As An Alumnus Couldn’t Save This Law School
Posted on Wednesday September 18, 2019
Since 1900, one Supreme Court justice attended law school at Centre College, which is now closed. Which justice, appointed in the 20th or 21st century, graduated from that now-defunct law school?
Hint: The justice in question is one of the few who has experience in all three branches of government, having served in the House of Representatives and as the Secretary of the Treasury before his time on SCOTUS.
See the answer on the next page.
Answer: Chief Justice Fred M. Vinson. Check out more fun SCOTUS stats here.