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  • ISBN: 9780226136493
  • ISBN10: 0226136493

Attorney for the Damned Clarence Darrow in the Courtroom

by Arthur Weinberg

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  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr
  • Publish date: 02/01/1989
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Foreword by Justice William O. Douglas Introduction by Arthur Weinberg Part One - Against Vengeance Crime and Criminals Address, Chicago, 1902: Inmates of County Jail in Chicago get a lecture on revolutionary theories of crime. The Crime of Compulsion Leopold and Loeb, Chicago, 1924: Teen-age sons of two millionaires attempt the perfect crime--kidnaping and murder Is Capital Punishment a Wise Policy? Debate, New York, 1924: Darrow debates Judge Talley who challenged Darrow's views on crime and capital punishment. The "Unwritten Law" The Massie Case, Honolulu, 1932: A strange and puzzling case, a study of psychology; kidnaping and murder because of honor Part Two - Against Prejudice Freedom Knows No Limits The Communist Trial, Chicago, 1920: Twenty members of the Communist Labor party are charged with "conspiracy to advocate the overthrow of the government by force." You Can't Teach That! The Scopes Evolution Case, Dayton, Tennessee, 1925: Darrow meets William Jennings Bryan in the famous "Monkey Trial." You Can't Live There! The Sweet Case, Detroit, 1926: A Negro family moves into a white neighborhood. A mob attempts to get them to move. One of the mob is killed. Dr. Sweet and friends are indicted for murder. Part Three - Against Privilege Somewhere There Is a Conspiracy The Kidd Case, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1898: Kidd, a union organizer, is charged with conspiracy, growing out of a strike in the large sash-and-door factory in Oshkosh Strike, Arbitration Anthracite Miners,, Scranton and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1903: Darrow represents the United Mine Workers' union before President Theodore Roosevelt's Anthracite Miner Commission, investigating conditions in the mines. A Governor Is Murdered Steve Adams, Wallace, Idaho, 1907; Haywood, Moyer and Pettibone, Boise, Idaho, 1907: Steve Adams, the prologue to the Haywood case. Haywood, first of three union leaders tried for the murder of ex-Governor Steunenberg; the confession of Harry Orchard and his story. Part Four - For Justice They Tried to Get Me Darrow in his Own Defense, Los Angeles, 1912: Darrow is indicted and tried for attemped bribe of a juror in the McNamara case. He accuses his enemies as conspirators against his freedom. John Brown 1800-1859 "One of the most purest and bravest and highest-minded patriots of any age." John Peter Altgeld 1847-1902 "A lover of his fellow-men." Sources Selected Bibliography Index
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