The Appeal

placeholder gif[A Petition to the Secretary of State for the Home Department]

John Lee applied to the home secretary to have his death sentence stopped. In the end he survived three attempts to hang him and was released from prison at the age of 42/43.

Written by SM, Year 6 , Jan 2003

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Title Value
Written by SM, Year 6 , Jan 2003
Organisation Ellacombe Primary School
Contributor   Ellacombe Primary School  
Identifier ref 124
Date   1885  
Format   photocopy; 190 mm x 190 mm  
Source   Torbay Library Services  
Subject   Lee. Legal. Trial  
Type   Image  
Publisher   Torbay Library Services  
Rights   Torbay Library Services  
Keywords exeter assizes penal servitude