Sunday, April 20, 2014

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, former boxer wrongly convicted of triple murder, dies in Toronto at 76 | CTV Toronto News

Rubin " Hurricane" Carter in  Neward Federal Court by Richard Tomlinson


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Hurricane Carter was in court in Newark Federal Court when his conviction was overturned,

Richard Tomlinson drew him and his co-defendant John Artis in court.

Below is the article from the New York Times related to the drawings.
http://www.nytimes.com/1985/11/08/nyregion/reversal-is-won-by-rubin-carter-in-murder-case.html?pagewanted=2

Richard Tomlinson's artwork from the upcoming book: The Illustrated Courtroom will be on display at the World Trade Art Gallery from Tuesday April 22nd through May 2nd.
http://www.worldtradeartgallery.com/home.html

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