Mercy for Leopold and Loeb
Clarence Darrow

Clarence Darrow pleads for the lives of Richard Loeb and Nathan Leopold, the notorious killing duo who shocked America with the cold, calculated murder of 14-year-old Robert Franks.

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Clarence Darrow: Mercy for Leopold and Loeb

September 1, 1924 (almost 96 years ago)

Clarence Darrow pleads for the lives of Richard Loeb and Nathan Leopold, the notorious killing duo who shocked America with the cold, calculated murder of 14-year-old Robert Franks.

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Ory Okolloh: Becoming an Activist

June 1, 2007 (about 13 years ago)

Ory Okolloh shares her life to instill in the minds of the audience that Africa is not just a poor country but a country with people who are striving to make a change.

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Source: TED

Kristina Gjerde: Making Law on the High Seas

April 1, 2010 (about 10 years ago)

Kristina Gjerde sees laws and policies as effective ways of preserving and saving our natural ocean treasures.

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Source: TED

Philip K. Howard: Four Ways to Fix a Broken Legal System

February 1, 2010 (over 10 years ago)

In this talk, Philip K. Howard describes the current state of the US legal system. He shows its effects on the daily lives of the people. He is also advocating four propositions to counteract this issue and discusses them here.

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Source: TED

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