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Trial transcripts, pages 597-1165, covering November 5, 1966 morning session through November 10, 1966 morning session

Includes testimony of prosecution witnesses Patrick Gareau, Cleveland homicide detective; Samuel Gerber, Cuyahoga County Coroner; Michael S. Grabowski, Cleveland Police Dept. fingerprint unit; Jerome Poelking and Henry Dombrowski, Cleveland Police Department scientific investigation unit; Mary Cowan, medical technologist, Cuyahoga County Coroner's Office; the state rests; motions for directed verdict; defense witnesses Jack Krakan, deliveryman to the Sheppards; Paul L. Kirk, professor of criminalistics

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Cleveland, Ohio


1966 trial, Judge Francis J. Talty, John T. Corrigan, Leo Spellacy, F. Lee Bailey, Russell Sherman, Charles M. Burnim, Jerome Poelking, Patrick Gareau, Michael S. Grabowski, Henry E. Dombrowski, Samuel R. Gerber, Mary Cowan, Jack Krakan, Paul L. Kirk, state rests


Photo: Marilyn Sheppard's pillow, by Dr. Paul Kirk as part of his blood spatter analysis, 1955

Volume 04, 1966 Trial Transcript (Retrial of Samuel H. Sheppard): Testimony; State Rests; Motions for Directed Verdict and Time



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