James F. Neal


Age: 81

U.S. attorney who in 1964 prosecuted Teamsters president Jimmy Hoffa on jury tampering charges and key Watergate figures in 1974 and later defended Exxon Corp. after the Exxon Valdez oil spill.

Cause of Death: Esophageal cancer

Born: September 7, 1929

Died: October 21, 2010

Nashville, Tennessee