Darrow severed his ties with the railroad to represent Debs making a financial sacrifice. In publications
Clarence Darrow: Attorney for the Damned by John A. The killers were arrested after a passing workman spotted the victim's body in an isolated nature preserve near the Indiana border just half a day after it was hidden before they could collect a $10000 ransom.
Clarence Seward Darrow (April 18 1857 – March 13 1938) was an American lawyer and leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union best known for defending teenage thrill killers Leopold and Loeb in their trial for murdering 14-year-old Robert "Bobby" Franks (1924) for defending Ossian Sweet and defending John T. Scopes in the Scopes "Monkey" Trial (1925) in which he opposed William Jennings Bryan (statesman noted orator and 3-time presidential candidate).