Robert Carter (second from left) and other attorneys with the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund in 1954. Others (from left to right): Louis L. Redding, Oliver W. Hill, Thurgood Marshall and Spottswood W. Robinson III.
January 4, 2012 He was a key member of the legal team that convinced the U.S. Supreme Court to outlaw segregated public schools in 1954's landmark Brown v. the Board of Education decision.
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