Patrick Gareau, Donna Bailey, Robert Bailey, Susan Hayes, Bay View Hospital, Bay View Hospital staff, allegations of extramarital affair
In the Spring of 1954, Donna Bailey, Bay View Hospital employee, accidentally opened a letter from Susan Hayes to Samuel Sheppard. The testimony of her husband, Robert Bailey's regarding this letter was allowed by Judge Ronald Suster in the 2000 trial (read here Suster's Memorandum Opinion)
Gareau, Patrick A., "Cleveland Police Report, December 11, 1954 describing Bay View Hospital worker Donna Bailey's opening of a love letter from Susan to Sam" (1954). 1954 Police Reports. 45.