US citizen Clarence Darrow became famous for his activities as an attorney. He was involved as a defense attorney and helped end the famous Pullman train car strike. Darrow was also involved in the famous "Scopes monkey " trial. He… Full Answer
Both of the defendent's parents joined to hire Clarence Darrow for $100,000. Darrow didn't keep them out of prison but he did save their lives. If not for Darrow they most certainly would have been put to death.
Arthur Weinberg has written: 'Clarence Darrow Verdicts Out of Court' 'Clarence Darrow, a sentimental rebel' -- subject(s): Biography, Lawyers 'The muckrakers' -- subject(s): Political corruption, Social conditions
In 1925 the State of Tennessee accused substitute high school teacher John T. Scopes of violating state law by teaching human evolution in a state-funded school. The trial is known as the Scopes Trial or the Scopes Monkey Trial. Scopes… Full Answer