The author here describes the events leading to the appointment of William Henry Moody to the United States Supreme Court. Here counts the pressures brought to bear on President Theodore Roosevelt and the considerations which led to the President's selection of Moody over Horace Harmon Lurton.
Paul T. Heffron,
Theodore Roosevelt and the Appointment of Mr. Justice Moody,
18 Vanderbilt Law Review
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