Charles Allen (1827–1913) was an American jurist, born at Greenfield, Massachusetts. He graduated from Harvard University in 1847, studied law, and was admitted to the bar in 1850. He practiced law at Greenfield for twelve years, then advanced to State offices, serving as the Massachusetts Attorney General from 1867 to 1872. During his sixteen years of service (1882 – 1898) on the bench of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, he became known as one of the most eminent jurists of his day. Seal of Greenfield, MA The Town of Greenfield, a city to be known as the Town of Greenfield is located in Franklin County, Massachusetts. ... Harvard University (incorporated as The President and Fellows of Harvard College) is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ... The Massachusetts Attorney General is an executive officer of the Massachusetts Government. ... The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) is the highest court in the United States Commonwealth of Massachusetts. ...
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