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Color photo of Griffin Boyette Bell, President Jimmy Carter's Attorney General, sitting in front of an American flag in a brown pinstriped sports jacket and striped tie
Photograph signed "Griffin Bell". Color, 7¾x9¾ overall, 6x7 image, one surface. Bell (1918-2009, born in Americus, Georgia) was a shrewd and witty United States Attorney General (1977-1979) under President Jimmy Carter, whom he knew from childhood. Bell got his start at the federal level in 1961, when President John Kennedy appointed him to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans, Louisiana, a position he held for 15 years. As Attorney General, he supported the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), which sets limits on electronic and physical surveillance of foreign spies and terrorists. He also investigated Koreagate, a 1976 scandal allegedly involving South Koreans trying to buy congressional influence. Bell returned to private practice after resigning as Attorney General. Lightly toned, creased and bowed, otherwise in fine condition.

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Born: October 31, 1918 in Americus, Georgia
Died: January 5, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia

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