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Hugh Dorsey

Hugh Manson Dorsey was an American lawyer who was notable as the prosecuting attorney in the Leo Frank prosecution of 1913, that subsequently led to a lynching after Frank's death sentence was reduced to life imprisonment. He was also a politician, a member of the Democratic Party, who was twice elected as the Governor of Georgia, and jurist, who served for more than a decade as a superior court judge in Atlanta... Read More

BornJuly 10, 1871
Fayetteville, Georgia
DiedJune 11, 1948 (aged 76)
OccupationLawyer
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