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A summary of the opening statement as given by Assistant County Prosecutor, John J. Mahon, at the murder trial of Dr. Samuel H. Sheppard. In his presentation, he reviews the night of the murder, and the night preceding it.
Sam Sheppard, Marilyn Sheppard, Samuel Reese (Chip) Sheppard, Don Ahern, Nancy Ahern, John J. Mahon, J. Spencer Houk, Esther Houk, Richard N. Sheppard, Susan Hayes
Cleveland Plain Dealer, "54/11/05 Mahon's Opening Statement Reviews Night of Murder" (1954). All Articles. 218.