Student Sample Sacco and Vanzetti Argument.docx - ENG 111 Did Sacco And Vanzetti Receive a Fair Trial The case of Sacco and Vanzetti is one of the most

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ENG: 111 04/22/2020 Did Sacco And Vanzetti Receive a Fair Trial. The case of Sacco and Vanzetti is one of the most vital moments in the history of America. Many scholars still ponder why justice was denied to both Italian immigrants, and many people still argue that both men did not receive a fair trial. The authority was biased in the whole case because both men were anarchists, radicals, leftists. This also illustrates how the American judiciary is a joke in the rule of law (Bjorge 15). Many scholars would argue that Sacco and Vanzetti did receive a fair trial, and others would say that they did not receive a fair trial. However, I stand on the opinion that Sacco and Vanzetti did not receive a fair trial for the following reasons. Lack of evidence, Medeiros confession was disregarded by the judge, the judge hated anarchists, radicals, and leftists, eyewitnesses defending sacco and vanzetti was disregarded by the judge, and the judge was biased and prejudiced. One important reason is lack of evidence. The judge did not have enough evidence to convict both men to death, and they were arrested with no evidence that they committed a crime. The judge taught that anarchists, radicals, and leftists were criminals, and the judge was basically biased in the case. The judge assumes that the revolver found on Vanzetti was from Berardelli pocket, and Vanzetti stood the revolver at the crime scene. This is ridiculous to think about because it was not accurate. Also the judge confirmed that the bullet that killed Berardelli was from a Sacco 32 colt Pistol, and this was not a fact, just an opinion from the judge. Furthermore, there was not enough direct evidence to convict both men to death, and the judge was biased on indirect
evidence in the case. Witnesses were disregarded by the judge, and this shows how

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