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February 11, 2014
February 11, 2014
I am deeply saddened to have just learned about the leaving of my former attorney and wise friend Leo Branton Jr. He defended me. We were unsuccessful, yet he encouraged me, and by his warmth, conveyed that the judgment of others is neither final nor inspirational. Motivation comes from within. I would later go on to obtain additional law diplomas from abroad, and returned sobered, and more reflective to the practice of law. He was a giant in the legal profession, and a guiding star to all who dare to lift their sights beyond the judgment of man. True warrior!
November 30, 2013
The civi rights period was a tie of great concern for people of color. Mr. Branton was a champion for good and wright . The family has my deepest sympathy for their loss n much gratitude for the work Mr. Branton did. May God grant you the comfort needed to enduure.
May 20, 2013
Thank you! You will be missed but not forgotten as your accomplishments have left an indelible mark in society and uplifted a people.
May 13, 2013
Leo Branton was the best trial lawyer in America.
May 10, 2013
sincere condolence to the family,"God is opening his hand and satisfying the desire of every living thing." dee
May 02, 2013
He was a very great man. I was one of those cases He led to victory. It was an honor and privilege to know him. My life is sweeter because of him. This world is in sadder shape without him.... My prayers are with all who loved him..a great loss for us all.
May 02, 2013
My sincere condolences to Leo's family. I will always remember my dear friend and mentor for his wisdom, his generosity, his humor, his priceless insight and his integrity. Knowing Leo was a gift.
May 01, 2013
Attorney Leo Branton Jr., was a brilliant attorney who fought the lives and rights of others. Prayers for the repose of his soul. Prayers for the family and loved ones. He was a good soldier warrior. May God bless his soul. Amen.
May 01, 2013
Attorney Leo Branton Jr., was a brilliant attorney who fought for the lives and rights of others. Prayers for the repose of his soul. Prayers for the family and loved ones. He was a good soldier warrior. May God bless his soul. Amen.
April 30, 2013
I am a Fisk University graduate and as Angela Davis is a part of our history, so is Leo Branton. I am saddened to hear that he has died. God has promised to help us in times of sorrow. Trust in God's promises.
April 30, 2013
My dear friend and mentor Leo Branton was larger than life until the moment he died. There is now a vacuum in the Universe. I will always miss his humor, his guidance, his intellect and his countenance. Hats off to William Yardley at the New York Times for a soulful obituary for an American hero.
April 30, 2013
I am sorry to read about the loss of such a brilliant, honorable gentleman. My heart goes out to the family. Please find comfort in God's word during this difficult time.

Tonya
April 30, 2013
Chipper I send you my love and deepest sympathy. Know that you are in my prayers Betty Moore
April 29, 2013
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
April 29, 2013
To be honest, I had never heard of him. I REMEMBER his WORK though. Now spelled out for me, I realize who he was. What a brilliant and amazing legal mind and legal heart (you dont see or hear about those too often). My condolences to his family but please celebrate his life! (i wasnt but 2 yrs old in 1970 so forgive me for not recollecting his accomplishment on that one). RIP
April 29, 2013
Sorry for your loss. May God be with you in this time of sorrow.
April 29, 2013
May God grant you peace at your time of loss. Ruth, Georgia
April 28, 2013
THANK YOU SO MUCH SIR FOR EVERTHING IN LIFE. MY INDIVIDUAL PRAYERS TO YOUR FAMILY AND UTMOST PRAISES TO YOU.
April 28, 2013
Rest in peace, Mr. Branton, thanks for all of your hard work over the years for Angela Davis, and the late Jimi Hendrix and his estate.

My two brothers and I went to school with your son, Chipper for years.

Godspeed.
April 28, 2013
May you forever fly with angels.
April 28, 2013
My condolences to BRANTON family.
April 27, 2013
We all look forward to the fulfillment of this wonderful promise found at 1 Cor 15:26. When death will be brought to nothing.
April 27, 2013
Thank's Mr Branton !!!
April 27, 2013
My condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you allow God's words to bring you peace. Matthew 5:4
April 27, 2013
I wish you all comfort in your loss remember God is a hearer of prayers and he can help us in times like these.
April 27, 2013
May the comfort only God can give be with the Branton family in the days ahead.
April 27, 2013
My condolences to the Branton family. I pray that you all can have comfort from God during this difficult time. We look forward to the time that Mr. Branton was fighting for; a time when everyone can be treated in a just way. (Deuteronomy 32:4)
April 26, 2013
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
April 26, 2013
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April 26, 2013
To the family of Leo Branton Jr.:

My deepest condolence goes with ghe family of Leo Branton Jr. This man really cared about the injustices in this world we all look forward to a time reflected on in the Bibe For a certainty the Writer saids God is not partial but in every nation the man that fears God and works what is righteousness is acceptable to him (God) Acts 10:35
April 26, 2013
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April 26, 2013
MY CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY. MAY HE BE REMEMBERED BY OUR LOVING AND JUST GOD. AND IN THE MEAN TIME HE IS RESTING IN PEACE. ECCLESIATES 9:5.
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