DEATH / OBITUARIES : Sandra Lockett-Young has died, according to a statement posted online on Feb. 29, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
I’m very saddened to hear that Sandra Lockett-Young has passed away. Sandra was the “Lockett” in the U.S. Supreme Court case of Lockett v. Ohio. That decision established that judges and juries must consider all humanizing, mitigating factors before imposing a death sentence. pic.twitter.com/OHcp41cB29