Thursday April 24rd 2014

“You can only protect your liberties in this world
by protecting the other man’s freedom.
You can only be free if I am free.”

~ Clarence Darrow

Clarence DarrowClarence Seward Darrow (April 18, 1857– March 13, 1938) was an American lawyer and leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union. He was best known for defending teenage thrill killers Leopold and Loeb in their trial for murdering 14-year-old Robert “Bobby” Franks (1924). Some of his other big cases included defending Ossian Sweet, and John T. Scopes in the Scopes “Monkey” Trial (1925), in which he opposed William Jennings Bryan…Source

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