Lauded Former Southern District Judge Sand Dies at 88

, New York Law Journal


Former Southern District Judge Leonard B. Sand, who presided over the fight over segregation in Yonkers and the trial of four men for the al-Qaeda bombings of two United States embassies in Africa, died Saturday at the age of 88.

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  • Jeffrey A. Kehl

    Judge Sand was a judge of great presence who brought out the best in the lawyers who appeared before him.

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