[<< wikiquote] William Cranch
William Cranch (July 17, 1769 – September 1, 1855) was a city land commissioner for Washington, D.C., the 2nd Reporter of Decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States, a Professor of law for Columbian College and a United States Circuit Judge and Chief United States Circuit Judge of the United States Circuit Court of the District of Columbia.

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In a government which is emphatically stiled a government of laws, the least possible range ought to be left for the discretion of the judge.
Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States (1804) [1]

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