Biographies of Justices Story and Baldwin
The first Amistad case was decided by Justice Story and had a dissenting opinion by Justice Baldwin
The Legal Information Institute has prepared brief biographies of these two judges and collected other opinions written by them.
LII also has a biography/opinions page on former Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun, who appears in the Dreamworks film, Amistad.
Prepared by Michael Peil for the Legal Information Institute. Last revised 18 December 1997 at 14:09.