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Presidents' Day

[JURIST] Monday is Presidents' Day, a US federal holiday. Read about the odd legal history of Presidents' Day, which is still designated as "Washington's Birthday" in 5 US Code 6103(a), the law that specifies holidays for federal employees. Learn more about the Presidents - 25 of whom have been lawyers - from the White House.

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