darrow darrow  /ˈdɛ roʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States lawyer famous for his defense of lost causes (1857-1938)

News

  1. McGowan's Menu: Darrow's Family Restaurant

    If there ever was a definition of "family restaurant," both in whom they serve, and in terms of who runs it, it would be Darrow's Family Restaurant in Mackinaw City. The third generation of the family
    on June 12, 2013     Source: 9&10 News Cadillac

  2. Evanston man slashed in apparent robbery attempt

    EVANSTON — A man was attacked in an attempted robbery Tuesday morning after dropping his son off at school in north suburban Evanston. The 54-year-old man was on his way home after dropping his son off at Evanston Township High School for finals when a man blocked the intersection of Davis Street and Darrow Avenue about 7:50 a.m., a statement from Evanston police said. Once the victim stopped ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Evanston Review

  3. Evanston man attacked after dropping off son for school

    A man was attacked in an attempted robbery Tuesday morning after dropping his son off at school in Evanston. The 54-year-old man was on his way home after dropping his son off at Evanston Township High School for finals when a man blocked the intersection of Davis Street and Darrow Avenue about 7:50 a.m., Evanston police said. Once the victim stopped the vehicle, the suspect reached inside the ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Chicago Sun-Times

Quotes

  • Even so, Stevens said, he had to agree with the rest of the court: "Even the most skillful of closing arguments -- even one befitting Clarence Darrow -- would not have created a reasonable probability of a different outcome in this case."
    on Jan 12, 2010 By: John Paul Stevens Source: Washington Post

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