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Environmental Politics
Kieron Quinn
Kieron Quinn

Kieron F. Quinn, a retired attorney who had practiced admiralty and environmental law and took on class-action cases, died of complications from cancer Feb. 13 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Riderwood resident was 73. Born in Lowell, Mass., and raised in Boston, he earned a bachelor's degree at Georgetown University. While a college student, he was a manager at The Cellar Door, a popular Georgetown nightclub, where he met well-known performers including folk duo Ian & Sylvia. In 1963, he joined the Navy and entered officers candidate school on the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. He was served as a deck and gunnery officer aboard the USS Duval County. He...