Not only did James A. Reed prosecute Jessie James Jr., 32 years later, he also defended Myrtle Bennett in the same building, in the same court room, and, in the same month!
This fascinating case will be reenacted for the UMKC Law School CLE Program:
- Friday, May 29, 2015 at the UMKC Law School at Noon.
- Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the Historical Truman Court House on the square in Independence in the Brady Court room.
Tickets are available at the Jackson County Historical Society. For more information call: 816.461.1897.