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Today in Black History: Violette A. Johnson

Violette A. Johnson, the first Black woman to argue before the Supreme Court, was born on this date in 1882. She began a private practice after graduation–the first African-American woman to practice law in the U.S. District Court Eastern Division. From 1922 to 1923, she served as the first female city prosecutor in Chicago. After

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