Murderous assault on a solicitor: ‘from the position of the parties, the affair has caused a good deal of talk in the town’: The case of Mr Todd- Newcastle Summer Assizes 1858

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Original languageEnglish
Pages14-15
Number of pages2
JournalThe Newcastle News – The monthly journal of the Newcastle Law Society
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Publication statusPublished - May 2019
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The story of Todd, and the fate of his family, played a central role in the second episode of David Olusoga’s documentary A House Through Time: This article will explore a little more about the victim of an assault,George Tallentire Gibson, the perpetrator, Todd, and the trial.