Salmon P. Chase timeline

  • Ex Parte Milligan

    Ex parte Milligan, 71 U.S. 2 (1866), was a United States Supreme Court case that ruled that the application of military tribunals to citizens when... Read more

  • Ex Parte Vallandigham

    THIS case arose on the petition of Clement L. Vallandigham for a certiorari, to be directed to the Judge Advocate General of the Army of the United... Read more

  • Abraham Lincoln Appoints Salmon P. Chase Chief Justice Of The United States

    On December 6, 1864, Abraham Lincoln appointed Salmon P. Chase chief justice of the United States. A graduate of Dartmouth College, Chase studied... Read more

  • Texas v. White

    Texas v. White, 74 U.S. 700 (1869) was a significant case argued before the United States Supreme Court in 1869. The case involved a claim by the... Read more