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Which justice was disbarred twice?

Justice Stephen Field was disbarred twice while serving in an administrative position in Marysville, California. He was also jailed for contempt of court. The setbacks proved to be temporary as Field later served six years on the California Supreme Court before his thirty-four-year tenure on the U.S. Supreme Court.



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