Scopes

  • (noun): Tennessee highschool teacher who violated a state law by teaching evolution; in a highly publicized trial in 1925 he was prosecuted by William Jennings Bryan and defended by Clarence Darrow (1900-1970).
    Synonyms: John Scopes, John Thomas Scopes

Some articles on scopes:

Inherit The Truth
... Scopes Court Criminal Court of Tennessee Full case name The State of Tennessee v ... John Thomas Scopes Date decided July 21, 1925 Citation(s) None Judge(s) sitting John T ... Raulston Case history Subsequent action(s) Scopes v ...
Tasco - Products - Terrestrial Scopes
... Tasco offers several models of spotting scopes ... These scopes are designed for rugged outdoor use and feature rubber armour protection as well as optional camouflage ...
List Of Court Cases Involving The American Civil Liberties Union - 1920s
1925 Tennessee v ... Scopes (Scopes Trial) - paid for John Scopes' defense Gitlow v ...
List Of Coronation Street Characters (1962) - Philippa Scopes
... Philippa Scopes Coronation Street character Portrayed by Jacqueline Jones Created by Harry Driver Introduced by H.V. 148 Last appearance 30 May 1962 Episode 153 Classification Former guest Philippa Scopes is the glamorous girlfriend of Billy Walker ...
Legal Issues In Airsoft - Belgium
... The use of gun-mounted lasers or night-vision scopes/sights is illegal for civilians, however the use of regular scopes/sights (even illuminated ones ... This is because gun-mounted lasers and night-vision scopes/sights are looked upon as being only useful in military context or for assassination (which is, of course, illegal) ...