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Robert L. Carter

Robert L. Carter was a civil rights lawyer who created the strategy used in cases that led to Brown vs. Board of Education, which ruled that school desegregation was unconstitutional. He was 94. Above, Carter, second from left, joins other attorneys in the the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. Also pictured are, from left; Louis L. Redding; Oliver W. Hill; Thurgood Marshall and Spottswood W. Robinson III. Full obituary Notable deaths of 2011NAACP
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