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Opening statements of Assistant Prosecutor, John J. Mahon, are quoted here. He interjects, "The person responsible for such a crime is deserving of the death penalty."
John J. Mahon, Fred W. Garmone, Lester Adelson, Marilyn Sheppard, Don Ahern, Nancy Ahern, J. Spencer Houk, Esther Houk, Susan Hayes, Samuel R. Gerber, Leo Stawicki, Richard E. Knitter, Betty Knitter, William J. Corrigan, Samuel Reese (Chip) Sheppard
Cleveland Press, "54/11/04 Death Demanded For Dr. Sam; Defense Cites Gentle Nature" (1954). All Articles. 402.