February 19, 1859 in History
Event:
Dan Sickles is acquitted of murder on grounds of temporary insanity 1st time this defense is successfully used



Related Topics:
acquitted
Dan
Defense
Grounds
Insanity
murder
Sickles
successfully
temporary
This
Time
used

Related Year:
1859

Related Events:
February 19


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