American Experience

The "Scopes Monkey Trial"

Clip: Season 30 | 2m 26s

The State of Tennessee v. John Thomas Scopes was decided on July 21, 1925: Scopes was found guilty of violating Tenn. State Law.

Aired: 05/04/18

Rating: TV-G

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