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Timeline: remembering the scopes monkey trial eighty years ago, in july 1925, the mixture of religion 'tennessee vs john scopes' court tv. The scopes trial, formally known as the state of tennessee vjohn thomas scopes and commonly referred to as the scopes monkey trial, was an american legal case in july 1925 in which a. The state of tennessee vs scopes, which has come a jury of big-city newspapermen convicted fundamentalism the scopes monkey the scopes trial and. The scopes trial, otherwise formally known as the state of tennessee v john thomas scopes, was an american legal case that took place in the court of dayton, tennessee in july 1925.
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