THE TRIAL OF LEOPOLD AND LOEB (1924)

D. Linder, Leopold & Loeb Trial Website ; [History Channel, Born Killers: Leopold & Loeb; Canadian History & Entertainment Channel, Scandal! Brothers in Blood; Compulsion]
         THE TRIALS OF "THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS" (1931, 1933)

D. Linder, The Scottsboro Boys Trials Website; D. Linder, "Without Fear or Favor: Judge James Horton and the Scottsboro Boys Trial";   [Court TV, Scottsboro Boys; HBO, Judge Horton and the Scottsboro Boys]

THE HAUPTMANN (LINDBERGH KIDNAPPING) TRIAL (1935)

D. Linder, Hauptmann (Lindbergh Kidnapping) Trial Website [The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case; Court TV, Forensic Files: The Lindbergh Kidnapping Investigation Reopened]

SESSION 5 (Sept. 20)

THE TRIAL OF JOHN HINCKLEY (1982)

 D. Linder, The Hinckley Trial Website; [Taxi Driver; Pleading Insane (American Justice); The Plot to Kill Ronald Reagan (2006)]

SESSION 6 (Sept. 27)

THE "MISSISSIPPI BURNING' (U.S. V. PRICE ET AL.) TRIAL (1967)

D. Linder, The "Mississippi Burning" (U. S. v. Price et al.) Trial Website; D. Linder, "Bending Toward Justice: John Doar and the Mississippi Burning Trial"; [MGM, Mississippi Burning; ABC News, Murder in Mississippi: The Price of Freedom]

SESSION 7 (Oct. 4)

THE CHICAGO 8 TRIAL (1969-70)
 
D. Linder, The Chicago Eight Trial;  [Video: Mad Men Final Seasons Special Features:The Trial of the Chicago 8 (2014); HBO Productions, Conspiracy: The Trial of the Chicago 8]

SESSION 8 (Oct. 11)

THE SAM SHEPPARD TRIALS (1954 & 1966)

D. Linder, The Sam Sheppard Trials; [Video: The Sam Sheppard Story (1996); The Killer's Trail (2005)]

SESSION 9 (Oct. 18)

THE McMARTIN PRESCHOOL TRIAL (1987-90)

D. Linder, The McMartin Preschool Trial Website;  [HBO, Indictment; CBS, Forty-Eight Hours: Kelly Michaels Case]          

SESSION 11 (Nov. 1)

THE CHARLES MANSON TRIAL (1970-71)

D. Linder, The Charles Manson Trial; [Video: Helter Skelter]

SESSION 12 (Nov. 8)

YOU CHOOSE TRIAL 

Vote between Salem Witchcraft Trials (1692), Lizzie Borden Trial (1893), Nuremberg Trials (1945-49), The Lindy Chamberlain ("Dingo") Trial (1982), or the Enron Trial (2006).

SESSION 13 (Nov. 15)
THE TRIAL OF O. J. SIMPSON (1995) 

D. Linder, The Trial of O. J. Simpson; [Court TV, Excerpts from the Simpson Trial]

SESSION 14 (Nov. 29)

FAMOUS TRIALS JEOPARDY and IN-CLASS EXAM

Sample MC Questions