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Surname1Professor:Name:Title: Sacco and Vanzetti trial and the Central Park 5 trialDate Due:IntroductionItalian anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were tried and convicted of murder in one of the most celebrated trials in the history of America. The two were accused of carrying out the mid-afternoon armed robbery of a shoe company in South Braintree where a paymaster and a security officer were killed (The History Channel Website pg.2). In another riveting case popularly referred to as central park five case, five teenagers; four black and one Hispanic, were tried and convicted for rape and assaulting a female jogger in Central park (Conion pg.1). The victim in this case was Trisha Meili, who barely survived grave injuries and acoma after being raped and brutally beaten and left for dead.In the case of Sacco and Vanzetti, the prosecution appeared to be politically motivated primarily because the accused were of Italian descent and embraced radicalisms. They advocated

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