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Aloyisus Leon Higginbotham Jr. was a prominent African American civil rights advocate, author, and federal appeals .A. Leon Higginbotham Jr., who called himself a survivor of segregation and became one of the country s most prominent African American .Biography of A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr. A. Leon Higginbotham Jr. grew up during the Great Depression and the era of Jim Crow laws. He overcame a childhood .IN MEMORIAM A. LEON HIGGINBOTHAM JR. Extending condolences from the Board of Governors on the of A. Leon Higginbotham, former Chief Judge, .A. Leon Higginbotham Jr., , a civil rights defender who was one of the country s most prominent and influential black judges,d Dec..
Aloyisus Leon Higginbotham Jr. was a prominent African American civil rights advocate, author, and federal appeals court judge. Higginbotham was the seventh African American Article III judge appointed in the United States, and the first African American United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He served as Chief United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuitfrom . A. Leon Higginbotham Jr., who called himself ”a survivor of segregation” and became one of the country’s most prominent African American judges,d yesterday in Boston. He was andd after a stroke for which he had been hospitalized on Saturday..He is also a visiting professor of law at Columbia Law School and an adjunct professor of law at Cornell Law School. Career From , Ngcobo clerked for A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr. , a United States federal judge . Ngcobo was made an honorary professor of law by the University of Cape Town .. A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr., was an influential judge, legal scholar, and university professor He was a leader in the fight for civil rights and the author of .