Clarence Darrow


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Noun1.Clarence Darrow - United States lawyer famous for his defense of lost causes (1857-1938)Clarence Darrow - United States lawyer famous for his defense of lost causes (1857-1938)
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Kevin Spacey cast the spotlight on an audience member when their phone rang during the opening night of Clarence Darrow.
The American defence lawyer Clarence Darrow, when speaking about people fighting for justice, said: "Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat tails.
Defenders of Darwinian theory present the conflict between unguided evolution and intelligent design as if it had not advanced one bit since Clarence Darrow jousted with William Jennings Bryan over Biblical literalism before a courthouse crowd in 1925.
While defending John Scopes for violating Tennessee's Butler Act by teaching evolution, Clarence Darrow proclaimed: "We have the purpose of preventing bigots and ignoramuses from controlling the education of the United States.
On one occasion, Patterson worked alongside the famous lawyer Clarence Darrow (7) in defending Oscar S.
In addition to that, Adam also recently looked after Kevin Spacey's follicular fineries in his recent role as Clarence Darrow in the Old Vic play of the same name, while a movie called Girls' Night Out, starring Emily Watson and Rupert Everett, is lined up for next year.
The audience applauded as he delivered the rebuke while staying in character as American civil rights lawyer Clarence Darrow.
They had read the works of other Chicagoans, such as lane Addams and Clarence Darrow, who left their mark on the city as it struggled to deal with earlier injustices.
A Passion for Justice: An Encounter with Clarence Darrow Thursday April 26
His "Keeping History Alive" series brings historical figures such as Mark Twain, Andrew Carnegie, Clarence Darrow, John Barrymore, Ernest Hemingway and William Shakespeare back to life.
The play is set in 1932 and concerns the famous American lawyer Clarence Darrow.
The supporting cast of characters the reader will meet along the way includes popular figures in American history such as Buffalo Bill, George Washington Gale Ferris, Samuel Gompers, Melvil Dewey, Thomas Edison, and Clarence Darrow, among others.

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