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Clarence Seward Darrow; April 18, 1857 - March 13, 1938) was an American lawyer, leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union, and prominent advocate for Georgist economic reform. He defended teenage thrill killers Leopold and Loeb in their trial for murdering 14-year-old Robert "Bobby" Franks (1924). Some of his other cases included defending Ossian Sweet, and John T. Scopes in the Scopes "Monkey" Trial (1925), in which he opposed William Jennings Bryan (statesman, orator, and three-time presidential candidate). Called a "sophisticated country lawyer", his wit made him one of the most famous American lawyers and civil libertarians.

Specificaties
  • Uitgever
    Calbona Uitgeverij
  • Verschenen
    feb. 2017
  • Bladzijden
    124
  • Genre
    Engelse taal, letterkunde en cultuur
  • Afmetingen
    225 x 160 x 12 mm
  • Gewicht
    225 gram
  • EAN
    9789492575333
  • Bindwijze
    Paperback / Ingenaaid
  • Taal
    Engels

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