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William E. Borah
1865 - 1940

American lawyer, prosecutor in the famed Haywood trial which pitted him unsuccessfully against defense attorney Clarence Darrow in the case of a union leader accused of murdering the governor of Idaho, U.S. Senator (progressive Republican) from Idaho


The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.