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Scopes Trial - Wikipedia


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...

Clarence Darrow - PBS


Clarence Darrow In 1925, when he volunteered to defend John Scopes' right to teach evolution, Clarence Darrow had already reached the top of his profession.

Everything You Didn't Know About Clarence Darrow | History ...


Jun 10, 2011 ... Clarence Darrow was a trial attorney made famous for his defense of a ... That film, in turn, was based on Darrow's 1925 defense of a ...

The Scopes Trial: Clarence Darrow


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.

The Monkey Trial [ushistory.org]


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?

Clarence Darrow Biography (Lawyer) - Infoplease


Biography of Clarence Darrow, The defense attorney from 1925's Scopes Trial. ... Darrow's oratorical skills and quick wit made him famous in and out of the ...

Clarence Darrow - United States History


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 , ...

Monkey Trial begins - Jul 10, 1925 - HISTORY.com


Soon after, the great attorney Clarence Darrow agreed to join the ACLU in the defense, and the stage was set for one of the most famous trials in U.S. history.

Scopes Trial - 1925 - The Clarence Darrow Collection


Day One: Transcript of Scopes Trial, Friday July 10, 1925 Jul, 1925 ... The Scopes defense relied on this case and Darrow made humorous references to it during the trial. ..... A biography of Billy Sunday, the famous "baseball evangelist.

Clarence Darrow - Spartacus Educational


Clarence Darrow was born in Kinsman, Ohio, on 18th April, 1857. .... The Story of My Life (1932): "The one reason that made me most anxious to save their lives ... Darrow's most famous case was in 1925 when he defended John T. Scopes, ...