Another of my childhood heroes gone.
Rest easy Rubin Carter.
Rubin “Hurricane” Carter
(May 6, 1937 – April 20, 2014)
Rubin “Hurricane” Carter has passed away in Toronto at the age of 76. The founder of Innocence International, he worked to free those who had been wrongly convicted, just has he had been, serving a 19-year prison sentence before the charges against him were dismissed. 38 more words