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  • Earl Rogers and L.A.'s Picketing Ban

     
    Los Angeles Times file photo Attorney Earl Rogers, who drafted L.A.’s ban on picketing and defended Clarence Darrow on charges of attempting to bribe jurors in the trial of the McNamara brothers in The Times bombing. July 16-19, 1910: While we were...
  • PBS sets John Lennon profile, modern-day Sherlock, Ken Burns’ ‘Tenth Inning’

     
    PBS today announced premiere dates for fall programming. “American Masters” will look at the last decade of John Lennon's life. The program, with the working title “John Lennon — New York City,” will air Nov. 22, shortly...
  • Question of the day: Is Tennessee making too big a deal over the USC hiring of Kennedy Pola? [Updated]

     
    Reporters from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Joseph Schwerdt, South Florida Sun-Sentinel A lawsuit? Really? A breach of contract......
  • On Assignment

     
    Los Angeles Times file photo Clarence Darrow addresses the jury during his 1912 trial in Los Angeles on charges of attempting to bribe jurors while defending the McNamara brothers in the 1910 bombing of The Times. [Update: This photo was published in...
  • Pages of History

     
    Isn’t this a great cover? I love the lettering. I’m going through the transcripts of jury selection in the McNamara trial, which is dull, tedious, fascinating work. It’s difficult to convey the experience of having a 1911 typewritten manuscript –...
  • The Well-Informed Public, 1911

     
    Los Angeles Times file photo 1911: James B. McNamara’s defense team leaves the courthouse. At left, Samuel Gompers, famous head of the American Federation of Labor, is eating a snack and holding a cigar. The fellow on the right is defense attorney Joe...
  • Google and History

     
    Clarence Darrow, the lead defense attorney for the McNamara brothers in The Times bombing, vs. Gloria Allred in Google searches for the last 12 months....
  • Clarence Darrow at the Higgins Building

     
    Los Angeles Times file photo Landmark alert! Clarence Darrow had an office on the ninth floor of the Higgins Building, in the southwest corner, on the west side of the hall. --People vs. Clarence Darrow, Page 721....
  • The Joys of Research

     
    The denominations and serial numbers of bills used as evidence in the Clarence Darrow jury tampering case: $1,000, A 6335; $500, C 60895; $500, C 72583; $500, C 62865; $500, C 20406; $500, C 23172; $500, C 61827. Check your......
  • Violent Brawl Averted in Darrow Trial

     
    June 25, 1912: And here we have the battle of the inkwell in the trial of Clarence Darrow. Dist. Atty. John D. Fredericks loses his temper and tries to throw a four- or five-pound inkwell at defense attorney Horace Appel......
  • Voices -- Martin Aguirre

     
    Meet Martin Aguirre, one of the most fascinating figures I have come across in quite a while. He was a bailiff in courtroom of Judge George Hutton in the Clarence Darrow trial, and led a most interesting life, having been......