Former Famous Prisoner & Prison Reform Advocate Bobby Battle Back in 1985
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Bobby Battle: Activist Whose Lawsuit Reformed Oklahoma Prisons Dies At 80

Famous prison activist Bobby Battle, whose 30-year-old lawsuit brought prison reforms to the State of Oklahoma, is dead. The prison lawyer died on December 25 at the age of 80. Many Oklahomans are grateful to Battle for his activism which led to desegregation in Oklahoma prisons. The 1970s: Desegregating Oklahoma’s State Prisons Bobby Battle Led Read More…