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Marilyn Buck dies at 62; leftist incarcerated for 25 years for role in violent attacks in the 1980s
Marilyn Buck dies at 62; leftist incarcerated for 25 years for role in violent attacks in the 1980s

Marilyn Buck, a violent leftist incarcerated for 25 years for her role in some of the most notorious radical acts of the 1980s, including the bombing of the U.S. Capitol and a deadly armored car heist, died Tuesday in New York. She was 62.Buck had been paroled July 15 from a federal prison hospital in Fort Worth. Her death was confirmed by federal probation and parole agencies. Friends and supporters wrote that the cause of death was uterine cancer.Buck belonged to a clique of antiwar and civil rights activists who took up arms in the 1970s and participated in a series of politically motivated attacks on government and corporate targets.On Oct. 20, 1981, she was part of a group of...

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