Judge Sarokin, Who Freed "Hurricane" Carter, Passes Away at 94

Judge Sarokin, Who Freed "Hurricane" Carter, Passes Away at 94

H. Lee Sarokin, a former US Federal Court Judge, has passed away at the age of 94. He presided over the 1976 case of Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, a boxer convicted of triple murder, and overturned the conviction after finding evidence of racial discrimination. Sarokin was a champion of civil rights and was praised for his work in the Carter case. #RIP #CivilRights #Justice 😢😭 H. Lee Sarokin, ex juez de la corte federal de Estados Unidos, ha fallecido a los 94 años. Presidió el caso de Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter en 1976, un boxeador condenado por triple asesinato, y anuló la condena después de encontrar evidencia de discriminación racial. Sarokin fue un defensor de los derechos civiles y fue elogiado por su trabajo en el caso Carter. #RIP #DerechosCiviles #Justicia 😢😭H. Lee Sarokin, a former US Federal Court Judge, has passed away at the age of 94. He presided over the 1976 case of Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, a boxer convicted of triple murder, and overturned the conviction after finding evidence of racial discrimination. Sarokin was a champion of civil rights and was praised for his work in the Carter case. #RIP #CivilRights #Justice 😢😭 H. Lee Sarokin, ex juez de la corte federal de Estados Unidos, ha fallecido a los 94 años. Presidió el caso de Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter en 1976, un boxeador condenado por triple asesinato, y anuló la condena después de encontrar evidencia de discriminación racial. Sarokin fue un defensor de los derechos civiles y fue elogiado por su trabajo en el caso Carter. #RIP #DerechosCiviles #Justicia 😢😭
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