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  Encyclopedia: Frank Murphy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Portrait of Frank Murphy, Supreme Court Associate Justice From the Library of Congress This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright.
Frank Murphy was born in Michigan on April 13, 1890.
Murphy earned a law degree from the University of Michigan, and then served as an officer in World War I. He was a private practitioner after returning from Europe, and in the early 1920s appointed as an assistant United States Attorney.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Frank-Murphy   (4539 words)

 Frank Fitzgerald - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Frank Dwight Fitzgerald (January 27, 1885–March 16, 1939) was an American politician.
Fitzgerald was born in Grand Ledge, Michigan, the son of John Wesley Fitzgerald, a member of Michigan State House of Representatives from Eaton County, Michigan, 1st District, 1895-96, and Carrie G. (Foreman) Fitzgerald.
He was defeated for re-election in 1936 by Democrat Frank Murphy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Frank_Fitzgerald   (225 words)

 Frank Murphy
In 1933, Murphy was appointed governor general (and when the responsibilities of the post were altered, high commissioner) of the Philippines.
Murphy strongly opposed discrimination, and was a forceful proponent of aiding the poor and disfavored.
Murphy was derisively called "the Saint" by Felix Frankfurter, and was criticized for making decisions more on passion than reason.
www.michaelariens.com /ConLaw/justices/murphy.htm   (280 words)

 Frank Murphy
Murphy, Frank, 1890–1949, American political figure, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (1940–49), b.
Harbor Beach, Mich. After serving as a U.S. attorney (1919–20) and as a judge of recorder's court (1923–30), he was elected mayor of Detroit in 1930 and was widely recognized for his relief efforts.
In Jan., 1939, Murphy, a New Deal Democrat, was appointed U.S. Attorney General and served until his appointment to the Supreme Court.
www.infoplease.com /ce6/people/A0834498.html   (142 words)

 The Supreme Court Historical Society
FRANK W. was born on April 13, 1890, in Harbor Beach, Michigan.
In 1919, Murphy became Chief Assistant Attorney General for the Eastern District of Michigan, and from 1920 to 1923 he was engaged in private law practice.
From 1923 to 1930, Murphy served on the Recorder’s Court of Detroit.
www.supremecourthistory.org /02_history/subs_timeline/images_associates/068.html   (230 words)

 Frank Murphy--Michigan's 35th Governor
Murphy easily defeated George Welsh in the Democratic primary, but it was Roosevelt who carried Murphy to victory in the general election.
Murphy received much acclaim for his peacemaking role, but when the settlement was followed by a wave of sit-down strikes in the state, especially in Detroit, he was several criticized for having failed to enforce the law promptly in Flint.
Murphy’s ambitious plans for additional structural and social reforms were thwarted by his failure to win reelection in 1938, hardly a surprising outcome in an off-year election in what was then a Republican state.
www.michiganhistorymagazine.com /extra/politics/frank_murphy.html   (932 words)

 Frank Murphy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frank Murphy held diverse positions before his elevation to the Court.
Murphy longed to be part of the war effort while on the bench.
Murphy was a strong liberal who had the most impact through his concurring and dissenting opinions.
www.oyez.org /oyez/resource/legal_entity/80/biography   (99 words)

 Harbor Beach's Murphy House museum
Frank Murphy was born in Harbor Beach, Michigan, on 13th April, 1890.
Frank was the third of the four children born to John T. and Mary (Brennen) Murphy.
Frank graduated from the University of Michigan Law School and returned to Harbor Beach to practice law with his father, and later his brother.
www.harborbeachchamber.com /murphy.html   (252 words)

 Frank Murphy at Embracing the Child
Frank Murphy spent over two and a half years researching the details of this incredible story and clearly and accurately brings the story to life.
Frank Murphy, a member of the Society of Children's Writers and Illustrators, received a BS in Sports Science from Rutgers University and a MS in Sports Science from The United States Sports Academy in Daphne, Alabama.
Frank is on his way to carving out his niche in the world of children's literature by researching and writing about incredibly interesting stories from the past - stories that breathe life into history.
www.embracingthechild.org /amurphy.html   (431 words)

 Barroom Scuffle Involves Bucs' Murphy - from TBO.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frank Murphy, who was signed by the Bucs in January, was holding a meet-and-greet for charity Saturday night at Bahasa Lounge on Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa police said.
Murphy returned later in the night with his attorney to discuss the outstanding bill, police said.
Murphy was re-signed to the Bucs after previously playing for the team in 2000 and 2001, before being cut before the 2002 season.
bucs.tbo.com /bucs/MGBITQ0ZJWD.html   (278 words)

 Robert Frank Murphy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
My grandmother was very close to her grandmother, Izora, so it was natural for Izora to be present to attend the birth of the twins and then to care for the children while Bob and Dorothy dealt with the illness and eventual death of their first-born child, Mary.
In 1935, however, things fell apart for the Murphy family and for everyone else in Whitney Point when the area was nearly destroyed in a huge flood.
The Murphy family lost a lot and was faced with months of clean-up to get their lives back on somewhat of a normal track.
www.michaelrmurphy.com /RFM.htm   (1530 words)

 David Frank - Free Music Downloads, Videos, CDs, MP3s, Bio, Merchandise and Links
Frank joined the cover band Cresent and throughout the early and mid-'70s he played the hits of the day by Rufus and Chaka Khan, the Ohio Players, the Commodores, and Stevie Wonder at various venues.
Murphy revamped the lyrics and melody and the two went into the studio, recorded the song in one day, and stayed up all night mixing the record.
In early 1983, the album The System was released; by this time, Murphy and Frank were being stopped on the streets of New York for their autographs.
www.artistdirect.com /nad/music/artist/bio/0,,432353,00.html   (1132 words)

 Frank Murphy Host of FM in the AM
Frank Murphy is a member of the comedy improv group Einstein Simplified, which performs every Tuesday night in Knoxville's Old City.
Murphy appeared once as a judge on "Warehouse Warriors" on the DIY Network and occasionally as himself on WBIR-TV's "Live at Five" and WTNZ-TV's "Foxville." In 2005, Frank and his home were featured on an episode of "Ed The Plumber" on DIY.
Frank Murphy and his family moved to Knoxville from Burbank where they had annually volunteered to help decorate Burbank’s entry in the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade.
www.frankmurphy.com /frankbio.htm   (636 words)

 Frank Murphy Bio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frank Murphy is a relative newcomer to the world of improv comedy.
Murphy thought his big break in show business had come when he worked as an extra in the movie "It's Pat." Turns out he was wrong.
Frank is especially fond of watching television and eating marshmallows, two hobbies just made for each other.
www.einsteinsimplified.com /frankbio.html   (168 words)

 Frank Murphy
A member of the Democratic Party, Murphy was elected mayor of Detroit and during his period of office (1930-33) he received national recognition for his efforts to help the unemployed.
Murphy was elected as governor of Michigan in 1937.
Murphy deserves wider recognition, especially because his post-mayoral career of upward movement is remarkable and striking for a mayor.
www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk /USAmurphyF.htm   (834 words)

 Murphy Brown
But what sets Murphy apart from so many other female sitcom characters is that when she gets into a ridiculous mess, it is not because she is a woman.
In the pilot, Murphy tells him, "I just can't help thinking about the fact that while I was getting maced at the Democratic Convention in 1968, you were wondering if you'd ever meet Adam West." Corky was a stereotypical southern beauty queen, more interested in appearances than in reporting.
Frank and Murphy are a TV rarity: a man and a woman who are close friends, with no sexual tension.
www.museum.tv /archives/etv/M/htmlM/murphybrown/murphybrown.htm   (1270 words)

 Michigan Historical Marker: Frank Murphy
Frank Murphy was Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1940 until his death in 1949.
Governor Murphy's stand during the 1937 sit-down strike received national attention when he refused to send troops to remove workers from the factories.
Alabama (1940), Murphy clarified labor's right to strike, holding that peaceful picketing was a manifestation of freedom of speech.
www.michmarkers.com /Pages/S0285.htm   (169 words)

 American-Philippine Relations--M
While Frank Murphy served as governor-general of the Philippines, most of the members of his immediate family either visited him or served in his administration in some semi-official capacity.
Irene Murphy was a Birmingham, Michigan, businesswoman and Democratic regent of the University of Michigan.
It is noteworthy for its excellent photographic record of the Murphy years in Philippine history and of her work as field representative for Philippine War Relief from 1945 to 1954.
www.umich.edu /~bhl/bhl/mhchome/philip/philm.htm   (1496 words)

 Trafford Publishing: WIA, Corpsman Up!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frank Murphy was born in Springfield, Massachusetts in June of 1938.
Frank remarried in 1999 to the former Susan Fischer.
Frank is a member of the Marine Corps League Detachment Tamarac 755 and has been involved with veteran affairs over the years.
www.trafford.com /4dcgi/robots/03-1204.html   (743 words)

 Frank Murphy Museum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frank Murphy was Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court from 1940 until his death in 1949.
IN Thornhill vs. Alabama in 1940, Murphy clarified labor's right to strike, holding that peaceful picketing was a manifestation of freedom of speech.
Murphy died in July of 1949, and is buried at Rock Falls Cemetery in Harbor Beach.
discoverhuroncounty.com /ms/fm_museum.htm   (168 words)

 Charge to Jury by Judge Frank Murphy in the Henry Sweet Trial
However, the instructions do reflect some extremely important concessions that Judge Murphy had made to the defense, particularly as to the nature of the excuse of self-defense.
At issue is the extent to which the jury was legally allowed to consider the race and the prior racial experience of the Sweets as relevant factors in determining whether they acted reasonably when they fired on the crowd of whites outside their house.
[Frank Murphy (1890-1949) was to have an exceptionally distinguished judicial career that culminated in his appointment to the United States Supreme Court in 1940.
www.law.umkc.edu /faculty/projects/ftrials/sweet/chargetojury.html   (5567 words)

 Slugger O'Toole: Manchester businessman denies link to Thomas Murphy
He said he telephoned Frank Murphy after the raid because he had discovered who Frank Murphy`s brother was.
Mr Holliday said Mr Pepper had not known about Frank Murphy`s brother when he first met him but admitted he had attended a funeral at which both Frank and Thomas Murphy were present.
Murphy is probably the most common name on the island and as such, it should not automatically be considered a given that having clients called Murphy would make him realise the person had PIRA links.
www.sluggerotoole.com /archives/2005/10/manchester_busi.php   (1542 words)

 FW Murphy
FW Murphy is an ISO 9001 registered manufacturer providing equipment management, monitor and control solutions.
Murphy is known around the world for its original SWICHGAGE® and MURPHYGAGE® instruments, as well as its engine and engine-driven equipment controls and monitoring systems.
Murphy has been a leading innovator in engine controls and monitoring systems since 1939.
www.fwmurphy.com   (94 words)

 Public Broadcasting Atlanta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Murphy joined the Air Force shortly after World War II, participating in a number of missions.
On the afternoon of October 10, 1943, Capt. Frank Murphy’s plane was shot down above Munster, Germany in one of the most concentrated and savage air battles between a single American air combat wing and the German Luftwaffe in WW II.
Murphy endured 18 months as a P.O.W. living in deplorable, inhumane conditions before being liberated by the Americans in 1945.
www.pba.org /history/murphy.html   (353 words)

 Murphy/Minton   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frank Murphy and the sit-down strikes of 1937.
Frank Murphy, the Thornhill decision, and picketing as free speech.
Justice Frank Murphy; a Michigan contribution to law and politics.
www.iulaw.indy.indiana.edu /glj/murphy.htm   (379 words)

 BBC NEWS | Northern Ireland | Businessman denies IRA asset link
Mr Murphy is widely considered to be the head of the IRA.
But Mr Craven said they had dealt with Frank Murphy on only a tiny number of properties, and that he was bewildered by the raids.
Thomas Murphy lost a libel case against The Sunday Times in 1998, after challenging the newspaper's description of him as a prominent IRA member.
news.bbc.co.uk /go/rss/-/1/hi/northern_ireland/4326292.stm   (590 words)

 Frank Murphy Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Frank Murphy was born on Friday, April 16, 1875, in North Tarrytown, New York.
Murphy was 26 years old when he broke into the big leagues on July 2, 1901, with the Boston Beaneaters.
His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Frank Murphy baseball stats page.
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=murphfr01   (300 words)

 Celtic League : Gaffney bolsters Munster euro squad
Munster bolstered their squad ahead of the Heineken Cup deadline with the addition of Samoa's Briam Lima and UCC skipper Frank Murphy.
Former Ireland Under 21 international Murphy, who is the current captain of UCC, has won 10 Munster caps and made his Celtic League debut for the side in August 2001.
Frank Murphy is a player who I believe has a lot to offer and he fully deserves this opportunity.
www.celticleague.com /570_530.php   (275 words)

 Frank Murphy Community Centre - St. Joseph's Care Group
Frank Murphy Community Centre - St. Joseph's Care Group
The Frank Murphy Community Centre pool boasts the warmest water (and staff) in town.
Measuring 55 by 20 ft., the pool is accessible by stairs and lift, allowing virtually anyone to enjoy the benefits of the various programs.
www.sjcg.net /services/community/frankmurphy.asp   (519 words)

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