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Samuel Chase
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
In office
January 27, 1796 â€“ June 19, 1811
Nominated by George Washington
Preceded by John Blair
Succeeded by Gabriel Duvall
Personal details
Born (1741-04-17)April 17, 1741
Somerset County, Maryland, British America
Died June 19, 1811(1811-06-19) (aged 70)
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Political party Federalist
Spouse(s) Ann Baldwin

The jury has the right to determine both the law and the facts.
Summon me, then; I will be the posse comitatus; I will take them to jail.
Religion is of general and public concern, and on its support depend, in great measure, the peace and good order of government, the safety and happiness of the people.
Samuel Chase
By our form of government, the Christian religion is the established religion; and all sects and denominations of Christians are placed upon the same equal footing, and are equally entitled to protection in their religious liberty.
Samuel Chase