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Mike Pelley Death Row Plea

Mike Pelley Death Row Plea

Broadcast: 31st August 1951
Added: Mar 19 2004
“Ladies and gentlemen to depend upon your judgment and to fulfill my known obligation, I submit the facts fully aware of my responsibility to my client and to you as defense attorney”. The American Broadcasting Company presents Miss Mercedes McCambridge as Defense Attorney. When Martha Ellis Bryant chose law as a career she accepted the challenge of defending the defenseless.

Mike Pelley was one of the defenseless already convicted of murder in the first degree he sits staring at the floor of his death cell listening to the approaching steps of his final visitor...