What Is Clarence Darrow Famous for?

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Clarence Darrow was a well known American lawyer, best remembered for defending teenage killers Leopold and Loeb in their murder trial in 1924. His fame rose further when he opposed statesman William Bryan in the Scopes trial (1925). He is well known for his agnostic nature and his wit which helped him win several high profile cases until his death in 1938.
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Clarence Darrow
Born: April 18, 1857
Birthplace: Kinsman, Ohio
Died: March 13, 1938
Clarence Darrow was an American lawyer and leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union best known for representing John. T Scopes and Leopold and Loeb.
At the peak of his career in the 1920s, Clarence Darrow was the most famous trial lawyer in the United States. He grew up in Ohio and began practicing law there in 1878, settling in Chicago, Illinois in 1888 as the corporate counsel for the Chicago and N
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1925 was the date of the famous Scopes "monkey" trial in Tennessee. Darrow was the defense attorney.
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Clarence Darrow was a lawyer whose most famous case was defending the thrill killers Leopold and Loeb in their trial for murdering Bobby Franks who was 14 years old.
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It would have to be the Leopold and Loeb case of 1924. Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb murdered Loeb's distant relative (a 14 year old) Bobby Franks believing that they could pull
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