TIL That John Adams, 2nd President of the United States, acted as the legal defense for the soldiers involved in the Boston massacre. None were charged with murder, and six were acquitted of all crimes.

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  1. I knew that, and the way its painted is that Adam’s took the case because no body else did and he felt they deserved a fair trial. His cousin Sam was a witness to the massacre and was pissed at him for defending the Brits.

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