On October 8,1934 Hauptmann is indicted for murder and his trial began in January 3,1935. The case used circumstanul evidance. A wood expert confirmed the markings on the wood board that was used in the kidnap ladder matched those of Hauptmann’s tools in his garage. A important piece of evidence was that Hauptmann not being able to provide an alibi on the night of the kidnapping. Experts testifed that Hauptmann wrote the ransom notes his handwriting samples matched.
Good spent more than seven years in jail for rape and murder has been exonerated because of a tainted testimony from a former State Police chemist. This shows that evidence is an important role in pleading someone guilty. When you convict someone of a crime, make sure you know the evidence and information on the case before sentencing
When five men were caught bugging and stealing from the Democratic National Convention (DNC) at the Watergate Hotel and Complex on June 17, 1972, the burglary was reported briefly and soon forgotten amidst other headlining news. Months later, the Watergate Burglary exploded when ties were found between the break-in and Richard Nixon’s Committee to Reelect the President (CREEP) (Bernstein). Thus began the Watergate Scandal: the bugging and burglary at the Watergate Complex, the cover-up ordered by President Nixon himself, and the Watergate trials which revealed patterns of ethical misconduct within the Nixon administration. The scandal’s traditional timeline ranges from the break-in at the Watergate Complex, Washington D.C. in June of 1972
It was known for confederate conspirators and spies. When the manhunt started the police searched Booth’s hotel room and found Mary’s name in the plot. The police searched the boarding house and found nothing. She was later arrested for lying to a police and was taken to the old penitentiary in Washington. Than she was sentenced to be hanged.
They called him innocent and they hinted at an assassination conspiracy that involved the United States government and possibly the military. The FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover was always trying to catch Dr. King doing something wrong. He thought Dr. King was under the communist’s influence. For the last six years of Dr. King’s life, he was always under constant wiretapping and harassed by the FBI before his death, Dr. King was also monitored by United States military intelligence. They may have been tasked to watch Dr. King after he denounced the Vietnam War in 1967.
Martin and his family settled in Maryland when he was around six or so. Soon after this, Chlora 's husband left the family. Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence was named after the great Dr. Martin Luther King and the honorable John F Kennedy. Martin tried to make his mother laugh all of the time with his shenanigans to keep her mind of his father. Chlora had six children to support.
I am 21 and for as long as I can remember I have heard many stories about innocent people being accused of and being punished for crimes they did not commit. On Monday, March 20th of this year, I met Anthony Ray Hinton and learned about his story. Arrested on suspicion of two capital murders at age 29. He was convicted and sentenced to death despite having a reliable alibi and passing a polygraph test. It was only after repeated efforts by the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) team that the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously overturned his conviction based on his attorney’s deficient representation and he was eventually exonerated after 30 years in solitary confinement on Friday, April 3rd, 2015.
The territory that Moran owned stayed under his power for a while, but the North Side gang never recovered. This area was soon taken over by an operation called the Chicago Outfit. The massacre concentrated the federal authorities ' attention on Capone. In 1931 Capone was convicted of income tax evasion and sentenced to prison for 11 years.Capone ended up passing away in 1947 while Moran died in prison ten years
As a teenager, she became a member of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society and the Azione Cattolica. On May 1, 1942, her mother died, so she graduated high school in June 1942, and returned to her family in Bergamo. Her father died on September 10 of the same year, thus, Gianna and her siblings moved to their paternal grandparent’s home in October of that year.
When I was 12-years-old, I decided to tell someone about the sexual abuse my father did to me when I was 8-years-old. It was a difficult chose for me because my father said that if I told anyone he would hurt me. I over grew the fear of my father hurting me when I found out my mother and him were getting a divorce. Over the course of the next two years, I had to talk to many counselors about what he did to me. It was very difficult at first, but after so long it became a normal thing to have to talk about.During those two years, we had been back and forth with different dates for the final court hearing.