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Eunice Carter

American lawyer


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Eunice Roberta Hunton Carter was an American lawyer. She was one of New York's first female African-American lawyers, and one of the first prosecutors of color in the United States. She was active in the Pan-African Congress and in United Nations committees to advance the status of women in the world. She led a massive prostitution racketeering investigation, building the case and strategy that allowed New York District Attorney Thomas Dewey to successfully charge Mafioso kingpin Charles "Lucky" Luciano with compulsory prostitution.

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Smith College

Private women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts

Fordham University

Private research university in New York City

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#4984 World Rank