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By Tom Zaniello

On Memorial Day 1933, Stanford govt David Lamson came across his spouse, Allene, lifeless of their Palo Alto domestic. the one suspect, he turned the face of California�s such a lot sensational homicide trial of the century. After a pass judgement on sentenced him to hold at San Quentin, a workforce of Stanford colleagues stepped in to shape the Lamson security Committee. the gang incorporated poets Yvor Winters and Janet Lewis, in addition to the �Sherlock Holmes of Berkeley,� criminologist E.O. Heinrich. They controlled to overturn the decision and incite a sequence of heated retrials that gripped and divided the neighborhood. used to be Lamson the sufferer of competitive prosecutors, or used to be he a grasp of deception whose connections helped him break out with homicide? writer and Stanford alum Tom Zaniello meticulously examines the main points of a infamous case with a lingering legacy.

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