Samuel Chase was one of the most important figures in the history of early America. Chase was born in a farm house in Maryland and rose in his career to become an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. He studied law in Annapolis and soon joined the local legislature and became a delegate to the Continental Congress. Chase became involved with the patriotic group known as the Sons of Liberty. He also joined a number of other patriotic organizations including the Maryland Committee of Correspondence, the Council of Safety, and the Provincial Convention. Chase wa a signatory to the United States Declaration of Independence
As an outspoken member of the Continental Congress, he strongly recommended that the colonies invoke an embargo on trade with England. Chase served as chief judge of the Baltimore County criminal court as well as judicial positions on many levels before becoming appointing as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
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