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Professional philosophy news

Ronald Dworkin has passed away

Dworkin was a member of the NYU philosophy department and was the Frank Henry Summer Professor of Law. The AP’s memorial notice is at ABC News. Dworkin passed away early this morning in England of leukemia at the age of 81.

Update: The New York Times has a lengthy piece.

Update: Bloomberg has a piece.

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