Given the physical evidence that supported the Scottsboro defendants' innocence, and taking into account the prejudices that local juries brought to the case, do you think a Southern lawyer should have been hired sooner, and could have been more successful than controversial New York trial lawyer Samuel Leibowitz in the second trial?
Do you think the defendants would have had a better chance if their defense had been funded by the NAACP, rather than the I.L.D.?
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