Summary: former Black Panther Party member who shot and killed fellow member Alex Rackley, a suspected police informer, in 1969 prompting a series of trials that made national headlines, who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and served more than four years in prison, who later earned a Harvard degree and became a respected community leader.
Cause of Death: Heart attack
Born: April 29, 1934
Died: February 3, 2009
Location: New Haven, Connecticut