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Doug Kendall, Visionary Progressive Lawyer, Dies at 51

Kendall founded the Constitutional Accountability Center as counterweight to influential conservative thinking.


Doug Kendall, who founded the Constitutional Accountability Center seven years ago and built it into an influential counterweight to conservative legal thinking, died on Sept. 26 at age 51. The cause was colon cancer, according to an announcement by the Washington-based organization.

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  • Dan Clemens, Esq.

    So sad! Doug was a great guy... you will be missed!

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