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Montgomery attorney wins prestigious prize

Montgomery, Ala. (WSFA) - -Bryan Stevenson has been named a winner of the 2009 Gruber Justice Prize.

He is the founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery and has represented death row inmates, indigent defendants and juveniles.

Stevenson and the advocacy group European Roma Rights Center will split the award's $500,000 cash prize.

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