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Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Scopes arrested for teaching evolution in TN public schools
Andrew Morgan at 11:06 AM ET

On May 5, 1925, high school science teacher John Scopes was arrested for teaching evolution in the Tennessee public schools.

Learn more about the Scopes Monkey Trial in JURIST's Famous Trials series.

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