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After today's bail hearing, it was expected that Judge Blythin will refuse to set bail for Sam Sheppard. Several people testified for the defense, yet prosecutors called no rebuttal witnesses, because they considered the defense's testimony weak. Dr. Sam erupted in emotions at the "unique" proceedings when his neighbor, Nancy Ahern, testified regarding events that happened preceding the July 4 slaying.
Sam Sheppard, Judge Edward Blythin, John j. Mahon, John P. Eaton, William J. Corrigan, j. Spencer Houk, Richard N. Sheppard, Stephen A. Sheppard, Jane Reese, Nancy Ahern, Leo Stawicki, Lawrence Houk, Helen Schuele, Jean Disbrow, Fred F. Drenkhan, Bert Winston, Fred W. Garmone, Miles D. Davis
Cleveland Press, "54/09/17 See Sheppard Losing Bail Fight" (1954). All Articles. 519.