Who Was Tom Robinson's Trial In To Kill A Mockingbird

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Fearing a mob outbreak at Maycomb county, attorney of the defendant, Atticus Finch stationed himself in front of Maycomb jail to protect Tom Robinson. Tom Robinson was under trial for raping, choking, and hitting Mayella Violet Ewell. Atticus Finch was before a crowd which had gathered about the jail. They were threatening until Dill and Atticus’s children came. Scout ran to her father and Jem and Dill followed. Later, the mob dispersed after Scout talked to Mr.Cunningham. She made them realize that trying to take Mr. Robinson was wrong. Mayella Ewell was home alone when she asked Tom Robinson help her bust up a chiffarobe for a nickel. As she went in the house Mr. Robinson came up behind her a abused and took advantage of her. The
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