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Roderick L. Ireland was sworn in as the first African American Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Court on December 20th, 2010. For more info, check out today's notes!

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On May 17, 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren hands down an unanimous decision in Brown v. Board of Edu, ruling that racial segregation in public educational facilities is unconstitutional. When Linda Brown was denied admission to her local elementary school, NAACP took up her case and her African American lawyer (and future Supreme Court Justice) Thurgood Marshal led her legal team. This decision served to greatly motivate the civil rights movement of the 50's and 60's.

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William Howard Taft as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court, the job he much preferred to the presidency. Taft is the only American EVER to serve in all three branches of the government.

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Pope Francis lectures Congress on immigration, abortion, gay marriage

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts was also in the audience on Capitol Hill Thursday

John Roberts's anti-immigrant hypothetical was just legal wordplay

04.11.15 The US supreme court chief justice may not really think the unemployed should sue the undocumented – he thinks fewer folks should get their day in court

2009 --- Barack Obama takes the oath of office from Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts as he becomes the 44th president of the United States on Jan. 20, 2009, at the Capitol in Washington.

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Commish: Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren (fifth from left) hands the report from the Warren Commission's investigation into the death of President John F. Kennedy over to President Lyndon Johnson.

Commish: Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren (fifth from left) hands the report from the Warren Commission's investigation into the death of President John F. Kennedy over to President Lyndon Johnson.

CLARENCE THOMAS - Supreme Court Justice born in Pin Point, Georgia in 1948 and should be hung from the neck until dead for being a racists to his own race and an anti-American, corrupt traitor.