Longtime Seseme Street viewers may remember him as Debo, the little boy who chatted with Grover about the letter S in the 1970s.
But to the National Fraternal Order of Police, Debo Adegbile is a civil rights lawyer who "turned the justice system on its head" by providing legal assistence for Mumia Abu-Jamal.
The Police group is fighting Adegbile's nomination by President Obama to head voter-rights enforcement at the Department of Justice.
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You can also read my Greathistory.com review of Murdered by Mumia via the below link:
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