Death of Ronald Dworkin

December 11, 1931 - February 14, 2013
London, England | Age 81

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GREGORY KATZ, The Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — American philosopher and constitutional law expert Ronald Dworkin, a liberal scholar who argued that the law should be founded on moral integrity, has died at the age of 81.

His family said Dworkin died of leukemia in London early Thursday.

Dworkin was a professor of law at New York University and emeritus professor at University College London.

He was one of the best known and most quoted legal scholars in the U.S. and...

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