Notable Lawyers Deaths

  • Lawrence E. Walsh, 102 (1912 - 2014)

    Lawrence E. Walsh

    PETE YOST, The Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Lawrence E. Walsh, the special prosecutor who spent six years investigating misconduct by President Ronald Reagan administration officials in the Iran-Contra affair, has died. He was 102.He died Wednesday at his home in Oklahoma City following a brief illness, according to his family.In a distinguished legal career, Walsh was a highly successful...

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  • Josefina Napravilova (2014)

    Josefina Napravilova

    The Associated PressPRAGUE (AP) — Josefina Napravilova, a Czech woman who worked tirelessly as a volunteer to locate dozens of children taken by the Nazis from their families during WWII has died.A museum in Lidice, where Napravilova was an honorary citizen, says she died Thursday at age 100 at a nursing home in the southern town of Tabor.In the post-war chaos, Napravilova traveled to Germany,...

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  • Ed Hookstratten (2014)

    Ed Hookstratten

    BETH HARRIS, The Associated PressLOS ANGELES (AP) — Ed Hookstratten, an attorney who represented a galaxy of entertainment and sports stars including Johnny Carson and Vin Scully during a career of more than 50 years, has died at 83.He passed away Wednesday of complications from congestive heart failure at his home in Beverly Hills, his son Jon Hookstratten said Thursday.Hookstratten was a...

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  • Kelly Clark (2013)

    Kelly Clark

    TERRENCE PETTY, The Associated PressPORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — An attorney who won a nearly $20 million judgment for a sex abuse victim against the Boy Scouts of America and forced the organization to release secrets on pedophiles contained in its so-called "perversion files" has died. Kelly Clark was 56.Clark, of Portland, Oregon, died Tuesday morning at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota from causes...

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  • Edmund Reggie (2013)

    Edmund Reggie

    The Associated PressLAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Edmund Reggie, who managed John F. Kennedy's Louisiana campaign and whose daughter later married Sen. Edward Kennedy, has died at his home in Lafayette. He was 87.His family issued a statement saying Reggie died Tuesday morning, without providing further details."We are comforted by his deep faith and memories of his wonderful sense of humor, good...

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