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Jack T. Feldman [Editorial]

Jack T. Feldman [Editorial]

The life of Jack T. Feldman should be a lesson in courage for us all.

Mr. Feldman, who died at age 67 on Sept. 7, settled in Bel Air in 1976 after receiving his law degree from the University of Maryland School of Law. Originally from Newark, N.J., he grew up in Queens, N.Y., and Riverside, N.J., according to his obituary published in Wednesday’s issue. He studied at American and Duke universities prior to attending law school.

Mr. Feldman arrived in Harford County, recently married, to become an assistant prosecutor in the county State’s Attorney’s Office. Two years later, however, he was seriously injured when hit by a vehicle while walking near the Circuit Courthouse in...