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In To Kill a Mockingbird, what did Arthur (Boo) Radley do that landed him temporarily...

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bigdog121 | Student, Grade 11 | eNotes Newbie

Posted December 5, 2008 at 9:48 AM via web

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In To Kill a Mockingbird, what did Arthur (Boo) Radley do that landed him temporarily in the county jail?

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rlendensky | Student, College Freshman | (Level 2) Adjunct Educator

Posted December 5, 2008 at 2:21 PM (Answer #2)

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Boo Radley was thrown in jail for joyriding in a Ford Model T, also, Boo Radley was arrested for nearly stabbing his father to death with a pair of scissors, he grew angry with his father and took a pair of scissors and stabbed him in the leg with them, which landed him in the societal position that he was in, there making him the social outcast.

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