From Death Row to Freedom: The Struggle for Racial Justice in the Pitts-Lee Case
An insider's account of a wrongful conviction and the fight to overturn it during the civil rights era
Phillip A. Hubbart served for 19 years as a judge on the Third District Court of Appeal of Florida; 12 years as a public defender in Miami, Florida, and Washington, D.C.; and over 30 years as adjunct professor of law in Miami. From 1965 to 1975, he served as a defense attorney for Freddie Pitts and Wilbert Lee.
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Publisher: University Press of Florida