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Seth P. Tillman, 82, key Fulbright foreign policy aide

WASHINGTON — Seth P. Tillman, a key aide to late Senator J. William Fulbright who helped write many of the lawmaker’s most noted speeches and helped shape his powerfully influential opposition to the Vietnam War, died Nov. 16 at the Washington Home hospice in the District of Columbia.

He was 82 and had Parkinson’s disease, said his son Andrew.

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