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While in county jail, Sam Sheppard is writing copious notes and suggestions for his attorneys. At the same time, assistant prosecutor, John J. Mahon, is assembling a different account which will be used to portray a "background for murder" to the jury.
Sam Sheppard, Marilyn Sheppard, William J. Corrigan, Judge Edward Blythin, John J. Mahon, Judge Arthur H. Day
Cleveland Press, "54/08/21 Dr. Sam Spends Time Mapping Trial Strategy" (1954). All Articles. 474.