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People/Characters: Felix Frankfurter

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The Antagonists: Hugo Black, Felix Frankfurter and Civil Liberties in Modern America by James F. Simon
Brandeis and Frankfurter: A Dual Biography by Leonard Baker
The Brandeis/Frankfurter Connection: The Secret Political Activities of Two Supreme Court Justices by Bruce Allen Murphy
The Enigma of Felix Frankfurter by H. N. Hirsch
Felix Frankfurter and His Times: The Reform Years by Michael E. Parrish
Felix Frankfurter Reminisces by Felix Frankfurter
The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression by Amity Shlaes
Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism by Susan Jacoby
From Diaries of Felix Frankfurter by Felix Frankfurter
The Georgetown ladies' social club by C. David Heymann
Half Brother, Half Son: The Letters of Louis D. Brandeis to Felix Frankfurter by Louis Dembitz Brandeis
A History of the Supreme Court by Bernard Schwartz
Hugo Black: A Biography by Roger K. Newman
James Bradley Thayer, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Felix Frankfurter on John Marshall by Mark DeWolfe Howe
The Justice from Beacon Hill: The Life and Times of Oliver Wendell Holmes by Liva Baker
Law Without Values : The Life, Work, and Legacy of Justice Holmes by Albert W. Alschuler
Louis D.Brandeis, Felix Frankfurter and the New Deal by Nelson L. Dawson
Men in Black: How the Supreme Court Is Destroying America by Mark R. Levin
Of law and life & other things that matter; papers and addresses of Felix Frankfurter, 1956-1963 by Felix Frankfurter
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (Lives & Legacies (Oxford)) by G. Edward White
The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States by Kermit L. Hall
Personal impressions by Isaiah Berlin
Preserving the Constitution! the Autobiography of Senator Sam J. Ervin by Sam J. Ervin
Scorpions: The Battles and Triumphs of FDR's Great Supreme Court Justices by Noah FeldmanSupreme Court justice
The Supreme Court from Taft to Warren by Alpheus Thomas Mason
Two Jewish Justices: Outcasts in the Promised Land by Robert Burt
A wild justice : the death and resurrection of capital punishment in America by Evan J. Mandery

Character description

Felix Frankfurter (November 15, 1882 – February 22, 1965) was a jurist, who served as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Frankfurter was born in Vienna and immigrated to New York at the age of 12. He graduated from Harvard Law School and was active politically, helping to found the American Civil Liberties Union. He was a friend and adviser of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who appointed him to the Supreme Court in 1939. Frankfurter served on the Supreme Court for 23 years, and was a noted advocate of judicial restraint in the judgments of the Court.

Felix Frankfurter in Wikipedia

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