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August 03, 2013


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Albert Ross

Doubtless a wonderful man, but didn't exactly cover himself with glory over the Duke lacrosse rape hoax.

Eric Muller

Albert Ross, in the day or two after I die, I hope that people will remember that I made many mistakes in my life and that they'll have the decency to wait a few days before reminding everyone else.


That he overcame the indignities he suffered as a black man in the south-- among them graduating number one in his class at the University of North Carolina and being on the law review there, but being "barred from attending its end-of-year banquet at the segregated Chapel Hill Country Club" (NYTimes Obit.) -- to make the contributions he made shows what a remarkable lawyer and man he was.

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