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The Trials and Jury Scenes Collection

This collection reconstructs famous historic and fictional trials capturing moments that speak to the drama and transformational nature of the trial and jury system.

Rogers Defends Darrow


Earl Rogers defends Clarence Darrow, who was indicted for attempted jury bribery in The Los Angeles Times bombing trial of 1912.

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Atticus Defends Tom Robinson


Tom Robinson faces the death penalty before a prejudiced all white jury in Maycomb, AL.

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Lone Holdout Juror


As most of the jurors push for a quick guilty verdict, a lone holdout insists that they examine the evidence more thoroughly.

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1902 Scranton Coal Miners Strike


John Mitchell, Clarence Darrow, and Rev. John J. Curran present the miner’s case to the Anthracite Coal Strike Commission.

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Twelve Angry Jurors


Twelve top litigators from the Ottawa Region stage a gender neutral version of Reginald Rose's brilliant play.

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Twelve Angry Men


The tension mounts as one by one jurors start to realize that perhaps the accused is not guilty of murdering his father after all. 

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Amistad


Roger Sherman Baldwin defends 53 Africans imprisoned as runaway slaves from the Portuguese ship La Amistad.

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Atticus Finch


Tom Robinson faces the death penalty before a prejudiced all white jury in Maycomb, AL.

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Atticus Finch (Detail)


Tom Robinson faces the death penalty before a prejudiced all white jury in Maycomb, AL.

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Ideal Warren Court


The Justices of the Supreme Court who served under Chief Justice Earl Warren.

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Jury Deliberation


An ethnically diverse modern jury deliberates passionately over the facts of the case.

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Leopold Loeb Trial


Clarence Darrow delivers his passionate, 12 hour criticism of capital punishment in Chicago 1924.

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Scopes Trial


Clarence Darrow defends John T. Scopes, who was accused of teaching Darwinism in Tennessee in 1925.

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Scopes Trial


Clarence Darrow defends John T. Scopes, who was accused of teaching Darwinism in Tennessee in 1925.

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Your Father’s Passin'


Atticus Finch leaves the Maycomb Court House after the jury conviction of Tom Robinson. 

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