Black Sox In The Courtroom

Author: William F. Lamb
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476601275
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A comprehensive, non-partisan account of the judicial proceedings spawned by the corruption of the 1919 World Series is badly needed. This book provides it.

Cameras In The Courtroom

Author: Marjorie Cohn
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742520233
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A look at Court TV provides an instructive overview of the good and bad of television coverage, while the concluding sections of the work focus on the future of cameras in the courtroom. --Publisher.

Riots Civil And Criminal Disorders

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Government Operations. Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations
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Have you had any cases of extortion there right recently? Mr. Piersox. We do
have cases of extortion that are in pending indictments before the circuit court of
Cook County, but I am not at liberty to discuss them. The Chairman. Are they right
recent ? Mr. Pierson. Yes, sir. We do have recent pending indictments of extortion
. The Chairman. You do have some cases before the grand jury now ? Mr.
Piersox. No, sir. As a grand jury investigation, due to the merchants' fear, they
have not ...

The Black Law Journal

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representative jury may deny a defendant a trial by a fair and impartial jury!“
Therefore, special ... In England, this jury was first allowed by statute in cases
where one of the parties was a foreign merchant“ and later in both civil and
criminal cases where the party demanding it was alien bom."' The jury de ... The
Supreme Court held that it could not assume that a defendant was tried by a
partial jury, in violation of the constitution, merely because Blacks were not
selected.'" In State v.

Young J Edgar

Author: Kenneth D. Ackerman
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 9780306816277
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The great Communist Trial became popular entertainment in Chicago that
summer, far better than the city's baseball team, the "Black Sox," who had earned
that nickname for the unspeakable crime of throwing the 1919 World Series, ... "
Throngs filled the courtroom. The heat did not stop them," the same reporter
noted when the day finally arrived. "They wanted to hear Darrow." "Gentlemen of
the jury: I have for a good many years been arguing cases in court and, in my
own way, as a ...

Sports And Society

Author: Robert Lipsyte
Publisher: Arno Pr
ISBN: 9780405133978
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Until they all are able to explain thin Both Cicotte and Jackson were closeted with
the Grand Jury for a considerable time todav. and later court officials reported that
they told their stories in substantial detail. As they ... and Johnson, not all of the "
Black Sox " have abandoned Olsen Denies Tie-Up of N. C.A.A. With Any
Professional Promoter Garden Merely Rented, With Garnet Closely Supervited,
Court Tourney Chief Sayt — Alexander Seet Conference Action COLUMBUS,
Ohio, Jan.

The American Legal System

Author: David Eliot Brody
Publisher: D C Heath & Co
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"Battle of the forms," 183-187 Belli, Melvin, 11 Beneficial interest creditor
beneficiary, 138 donee beneficiary, 138-139 incidental beneficiary, 139 third-
party beneficiary, 137-139 "Beyond a reasonable doubt," 116, 291-292 Bid as
offer, 135 contracts, 135 Bill of Rights, 6 Black Sox Scandal, 11 Blackstone, Sir
William, 106 "Blue sky laws" corporations, 170 securities, 170 Bona fide
purchaser, in Uniform Commercial Code, 191-195 commercial paper, 191-195
good faith purchaser, 194 ...


Author: Gene Brown
ISBN: 9780405126284
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WHTTESOX. RETURN. TO. THE. GAME. Judge. Landis,. Ban. Johnson. and.
Comiskey. Not. Moved. by. Jury. Verdict. HOLD. CROOKEDNESS. SHOWN. And.
the. Decision. In. Court. Was. Only. Technical. Under. State. Law. Jssoisl f* fas N*
w York ... President Johnson said : " The trial of the indicted players and gamblers
which closed yesterday uncovered the greatest crime it was possible to commit In
baseball. ... Mr. Comiskey was undisturbed] by reports concerning civil action.

History Of The Labor Movement In The United States

Author: Philip Sheldon Foner
Publisher: International Pub
ISBN: 9780717806270
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On April 1 , 1 9 1 8 , the longest criminal trial in United States legal history up to
that time began in Chicago. Of the 113 IWW officials and members brought to trial
, 101 remained to be tried. The others were either allowed a severance or had
the indictments against them dropped.* Each of the remaining 101 was charged
with more than one hundred separate crimes.45 Defense counsel Vanderveer
and prosecuting attorney Frank K. Nebeker spent 29 days selecting the jury.
Among the ...