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Judge Russell Sugarmon Passes at Age 89

MEMPHIS, TN — Civil rights warrior, astute political strategist, and progressive attorney, Russell B. Sugarmon departed this life at age 89 on February 18, 2019, after a long illness. Born on May 11, 1929 to the late Russell and Lessye Hank Sugarmon, he became a civil rights attorney, co-founder of Memphis’ first integrated law firm, and […]