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Crump in 2020
Benjamin Lloyd Crump
October 10, 1969
|Education||Florida State University (BS, JD)|
Benjamin Lloyd Crump (born October 10, 1969) is an American lawyer who condemns in civil rights and injury cases such as wrongful death lawsuits on cases such as Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, and George Floyd, the Flint water crisis, and the 2019 Johnson & Johnson baby powder lawsuit against the powder product which led to ovarian cancer diagnoses. Crump is also a founder of the Tallahassee, Florida-based law firm Ben Crump Law.
In 2020, Crump became the attorney for the families of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, and Jacob Blake. Ongoing cases surrounding their killings or injuries led to protests against police brutality in America and globally.
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Crump with U.S. Representative Terri Sewell on the 60th anniversary of the Montgomery bus boycott
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