The Scopes Trial, formally known as The State of Tennessee v. John Thomas
Scopes and commonly referred to as the Scopes Monkey Trial, was an American
legal case in 1925 in which a substitute high sc...
Legendary defense lawyer Clarence Darrow faces off against William Jennings
Bryan in the ... In 1925, the Tennessee legislature passed the Butler Law, which
forbade the teaching of ... In the following famous excerpt from the trial transcript,
Darrow questions Bryan about the flood ... Who Made Who Look Like a Monkey?
Biography of Clarence Darrow in context of Scopes Trial - Famous Trials project.
... and Loeb, Darrow by 1925 ranked as the most famous lawyer in the country. ....
's mind with skepticism—and skepticism built civilization and fueled progress.
Darrow questions Bryan during the Scopes Trial (July 20, 1925)(Smithsonian) ...
had occupied since his famous "Cross of Gold" speech at the 1896 Democratic
Convention. ... Clarence Darrow, approaching seventy, jumped to join the battle
in Dayton. ... Darrow said that the anti-evolution law made the Bible "the yardstick
... the Law · USS Monitor: The Crew Took Great Pride in Serving on the Famous
Ship ... Travelers wandering through Dayton, Tennessee, in mid-July 1925 might
have .... and he made three spirited but unsuccessful runs at the presidency on
the ... Clarence Darrow's agreement to act in the teacher's defense guaranteed
The role of Clarence Darrow in the history of the United States of America. ...
Darrow`s most famous case occurred in 1925 when he defended John T. Scopes
Witnesses for the Defense in the Scopes Trial 1925, 3 pages ...... He had not
been inside a courtroom for forty years, but that made no difference, for he did ....
Charles Darwin's most famous work and the work most responsible for starting
Aug 5, 2010 ... The Scopes trial1 took place during a hot July in 1925 in the little town of Dayton,
nestled in ... for teaching the evolution of man and immediately released on a
$1,000 bond. ... When the ACLU chose the famous criminal lawyer and
outspoken atheist/agnostic Clarence Darrow to head the defense team for ...
By 1925 Clarence Darrow was already one of the most well-known attorneys, if
not the ... Darrow's reputation as the most famous lawyer of his day, and one of
the ..... for the theory of evolution, but instead made Bryan appear an uneducated
Jul 5, 2005 ... Eighty years ago, in July 1925, the mixture of religion, science and the ... A
famous orator, William Jennings Bryan was 65 when he joined the ... Clarence
Darrow was 68 when he agreed to act as John Scopes' ... You may find a new
belief; it will only bring you grief; For a house that's built on sand is sure to ...