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Longtime Public Defender Meachum dies

...student in 1979 for an internship at the public defender's office in Anchorage.He attended the Northeastern University School of Law in Boston and graduated in 1981. He was a law clerk for Justice Walter Carpeneti in 1980.Before law school...
Longtime public defender remembered

...hired at their firm.Nelson Traverso, who befriended Meachum when he was attending law school at Northeastern University School of Law in Boston, said he will never forget Meachum's commencement speech when he quoted Bob Marley: "Get up...
My Turn: Black History Month - A eulogy for Rob Meachum, an African-American man

...greater and more direct impact for poor people.Rob put himself through law school and graduated from Northeastern University School of Law in Boston after having lived with many roommates and worked summer co-ops and was eligible for and received...
Public defender receives award

...efforts into caring for them and caring for their legal problems," Weeks said. Before attending the Northeastern University School of Law in Boston in the late 1970s, Meachum was a cub reporter. He worked at the school newspaper for the University...
Robert Francis Meachum

Robert Francis Meachum, age 57, passed away on January 1, 2013, at Providence Hospital in Anchorage due to complications of a stroke and heart attack. Rob was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 27, 1955, to Dr. Floyd T. Meachum and Mrs. Bobette


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