How Did Tom Robinson Trial In To Kill A Mockingbird

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Shocking Discovery During the Robinson Trial!!!!! “You never understand a person until you consider things from his point of view...until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.”-Atticus Finch. Atticus is Tom Robinson’s lawyer. Even though Atticus knew how the town was gonna act towards him he still was gonna do his best and fight for Tom. Today, August 26, 1935 in Maycomb county, is the day of the trial for Tom Robinson and we have a big update. We have already had a couple of witnesses speak, Mr. Heck Tate and Mr. Ewell. Beside that, we are here because Mr. Ewell has brought us all here today accusing Tom Robinson of raping his daughter Mayella. We find out that Mayella had bruises all over her body and was hit in her right eye. When Atticus was questioning Mr. Ewell, he asks him to write his name on an envelope.
GUESS WHAT!!!! Mr. Ewell is left handed. Atticus is proving that Mayella was only able to get hit by a left handed person and Tom’s left hand is disabled from when he was a little kid
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Tom just got off the stand. During his testimony, he caused great havoc in the courtroom by saying “ Yes suh. I felt right sorry for her, she seemed to try more’n the rest of ‘em-”-Tom Robinson. It is now time for Atticus to give his final closing statement. Atticus really wants people to understabd that even though Tom is a Black he as equal as everyone else in that courtroom. Atticus specifically says, “ But there is one way in this country in which all men are created equal …..”-Atticus Finch. The jury has left for a couple hours and is now back. Are you ready to find out the verdict? The verdict is Tom Robinson is guilty. Atticus and everyone fighting for Tom to win was very futile thinking they were gonna win. “People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for,”-Judge Taylor. Judge Taylor probably means that the jury was so set on Tom’s skin color that they weren’t gonna look for anything
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