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What to Know About the Real Case That Inspired the Movie Marshall

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The legal career of Thurgood Marshall — the man who became famous arguing cases such as Brown v. Board of Education and in 1967 became the first black Supreme Court justice — is full of cases that changed the American legal landscape. But the case that inspired the new movie Marshall , arriving in theaters on Friday and starring Chadwick Boseman, isn’t one of those famous lawsuits. It’s...

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