Leopold and Leob Trial
By James, Mason, Kyle
How it happened - The Crime
The major people in the trial
These two men represented the defense, Leopold and Leob.
The lawyers ran the plea that these two men were just insane, and shouldn't be tried.
Crowe called the defense psychiatrists a Jewish diversion.
The judge made the decision if they were guilty - John r Caverly
The defense also decided that they would change their plea to Guilty, after learning they if they were found guilty, they would both be killed.
Why do we care?
Also, this signifies the mindset that the public was in, as it was also widely known that both Leopold and Leob were homosexuals, with that fact swaying many public opinions.