Introduction: The thirteenth juror. Scottsboro. Mooney and Billings. Wobblies, communists and a wealthy Jew: Centralia. Gastonia. Angelo Herndon. Leo Frank. The pictures in our heads: Sacco-Vanzetti. Baldwin v. Bridge. Harlan and Bell Counties, Kentucky. On the other hand: McNamara. Herrin, Illinois. Haywood-Moyer & Pettibone. The sweet case in Detroit. Greco and Carillo. C.E. Mitchell.