Conscience of the Court Questions and Answers

Conscience of the Court

One of the most interesting conflicts in the story is between the dictates of law and justice. Technically speaking, one could say Laura Lee did indeed break the law. But from the standpoint of...

Latest answer posted September 11, 2018, 7:37 am (UTC)

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Conscience of the Court

During the course of the story, the jury’s opinion of Laura Lee changes, as does that of the judge. When the trial begins, Laura Lee, who is African American, believes that the “so-called trial” is...

Latest answer posted July 23, 2019, 2:46 am (UTC)

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