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Cara Robertson: THE TRIAL OF LIZZIE BORDEN

October 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The remarkable new account of an essential piece of American mythology--the trial of Lizzie Borden--based on 20 years of research and recently unearthed evidence. The Trial of Lizzie Borden tells the true story of one of the most sensational murder trials in American history.

Author Cara Robertson first started researching the Lizzie Borden story as a senior at Harvard, and published her first paper on the trial in the Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities in 1997. A lawyer and former Supreme Court law clerk, Robertson served as a legal adviser to the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia at The Hague and a Visiting Scholar at Stanford Law School. The Trial of Lizzie Borden is her first book. Books will be available for sale and signing.

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Date:
October 12
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Central Library
285 East Walnut Street
Pasadena, CA 91101 United States
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Website:
https://www.cityofpasadena.net/library/branches/central-library/