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Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Jun 3, 2019

In the June Tennessee Bar Journal, you’ll read about a famous 1908 murder that happened in downtown Nashville that set off a series of events reshaping the political landscape in Tennessee. History buff and lawyer Russell Fowler details the murder of newspaper editor Edward Ward Carmack and the trial of Col. Duncan Cooper and his son, Robin Cooper. The intrigue involved judges, Supreme Court justices and governors! Read the story and the rest of the June TBJ online.