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
An introduction to the trial of State of Tennessee vs John Scopes.
The story of the Scopes trial is retold in this Paramount and Pathe News film "
Greatest Headlines of the Century," produced in 1960. In 1925, John Scopes was
Scopes Trial Summary: The Scopes Trial, commonly referred to as the Scopes
Evolution Trial or the Scopes Monkey trial, began on July 10th, 1925.
In Dayton, Tennessee, the so-called “Monkey Trial” begins with John Thomas
Scopes, a young high school science teacher, accused of teaching evolution in ...
Legendary defense lawyer Clarence Darrow faces off against William Jennings
Bryan in the Dayton, Tennessee trial of schoolteacher John Scopes. Bryan died ...
The Scopes Trial is one of the best known in American history because it
symbolizes the conflict between science and theology, faith and reason,
Scopes trial, Tennessee legal case involving the teaching of evolution in public
schools. A statute was passed (Mar., 1925) in Tennessee that prohibited the ...
from Scopes Evolution Trial pamphlet. Setting the Stage: The Butler Law. As
America emerged from World War I, a collective nostalgia swept the country for
Scopes's friends arranged to have him arrested for teaching the forbidden
doctrine. The ACLU quickly assembled its counsel, including the famous trial