Clarence Darrow

Author: John A. Farrell
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385534515
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Drawing on untapped archives and full of fresh revelations, here is the definitive biography of America’s legendary defense attorney and progressive hero.

Attorney For The Damned

Author: Clarence Darrow
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226136515
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With an insightful forward by Justice William O. Douglas, this volume serves as a powerful reminder of Darrow’s relevance today.

Attorney For The Damned

Author: Denis Woychuk
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A prominent lawyer for the criminally insane recounts some of his most dramatic and bizarre cases while considering how his career has affected him as a human being and profiling the troubled American justice system. 25,000 first printing.

Defending The Damned

Author: Kevin Davis
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743270940
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And sometimes they needed it bad around here. Shelton, fifty, was chief of the
Cook County Public Defender's Murder Task Force, also known as the Homicide
Task Force. He su- pervised a team of thirty lawyers who handled nothing but
murder cases in a city that had 666 homicides the year Aloysius Oliver was
charged with killing Officer Eric Lee, 35 more homicides than the previous year. It
was a particularly violent period, with Chicago recording the highest number of
murders for ...

Honor Killing

Author: David E. Stannard
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440649219
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Attorney. for. the. Damned. Darrow's autograph episode is reported in Weinberg,
Clarence Darrow, p. 158; his speech to a black church congregation is quoted on
pp. 84-85. The quotation from John Scopes appears in Larson, Summer for the
Gods, p. 136. For the “Tent and Awning” quotation, see Tierney, Darrow, p. 140,
while the Catlin quotation is in Cowan, The People v. Clarence Darrow, p. 61.
See Cowan also for summaries of Darrow's dealings with Hearst, his handling of
the ...

Clarence Darrow

Author: Andrew E. Kersten
Publisher: Hill and Wang
ISBN: 1429961368
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Attorney. for. the. Damned”. The first day of any new job is always rough, but
doubtless Darrow spent a sleepless night before his first day at the Chicago
North Western Railroad. He knew full well that his “opinions and attitudes” and
actions—especially with the Spring Valley lockout—preceded his arrival and
might well be a source of cold stares, troublemaking by colleagues, and ugly
arguments near the water closet. But his fears were unfounded. To a man, they
all treated him “with ...

Touch And Go

Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: The New Press
ISBN: 1595585877
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Several years later, Governor John Peter Altgeld, a child of the “Failed '48ers,”
pardoned the survivors in an 18,000-word document. Clarence Darrow, who had
begun his career as a corporate lawyer, described Altgeld's document as one of
the most eloquent and telling he had ever read. It was certainly not the usual
practice of a corporate lawyer such as Darrow to become an attorney for the have
-nots. Attorney for the Damned, his biographers called him. Ever since my mid-
sixties, ...

The Good Atheist

Author: Dan Barker
Publisher: Ulysses Press
ISBN: 1569758824
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Living a Purpose-Filled Life Without God Dan Barker. ly. “Away with all these
gods and godlings,” she wrote in her final article. “They are worse than useless.”
Clarence Darrow (1857–1938) | attorney Clarence Darrow, the “Attorney for the
Damned” who defended Eugene V. Debs and other labor activists, said, “I don't
believe in God because I don't believe in Mother Goose.” A passionate opponent
of the death penalty, Darrow successfully argued to change the sentences of
convicted ...

Psychiatry 2 Volume Set

Author: Allan Tasman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118753364
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3d 425 (1976). Thienhaus OJ & Piasecki M (eds.) (2008) Correctional Psychiatry:
Practice Guidelines and Strategies. Kingston, NJ: Civic Research Institute. Waller
EM & Daniel AE (2005) Purpose and utility of child custody evaluations: the
Attorney's perspective. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the
Law, 33, 199–207. Weinberg A (1957) Attorney for the Damned. Chicago, IL:
University of Chicago Press. Section II A Developmental Perspective on Normal
Domains of ...