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Cleveland Press

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Defense Counsel William J. Corrigan gives his final arguments today, denouncing Cleveland newspapers & public officials, while Assistant Prosectutor, John J. Mahon, demands punishment for Dr. Sam, reminding the jury that the "press" is not on trial. Author also describes the reactions in the courtroom, and of the jury, during the emotionally charged proceedings. Associate Defense Counsel, Fred W. Garmone, pleads for a quick acquittal.

Publication Date

12-16-1954

Keywords

Sam Sheppard, Marilyn Sheppard, William J. Corrigan, John J. Mahon, Judge Edward Blythin, Fred W. Garmone, Samuel Reese (Chip) Sheppard, Samuel R. Gerber, Saul S. Danaceau, Richard N. Sheppard, Dorothy Sheppard, Shephen A. Sheppard, Betty Sheppard

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Cleveland Press (Final Edition)

Item Number

17a

Box Number

541216_8

54/12/16 Sam, Jury Weep At Plea

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