qLongtime Texas prosecutor and defense attorney mines trial records and other primary sources to analyze murder trials from 1880 through WWI in West Texas and Oklahoma. Addresses not only legal and illegal ploys but also inherent pitfalls for a nascent crA joyful George grabbed his pardon and lit out for his old haunts in Indian Territory and the Canadian, Texas, area, where he openly bragged about his good fortune and proudly displayed his pardon from Governor Sayers. The good folksanbsp;...
|Title||:||Getting Away with Murder on the Texas Frontier|
|Publisher||:||Texas Tech University Press - 2006|