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Errol Flynn before trial
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The trial mentioned in this caption refers to the case brought against Flynn by two under-age girls, Betty Hansen and Peggy Satterlee, who accused him of statutory rape in late 1942. After a two month trial in early 1943, Flynn was cleared of all charges.
Photograph caption reads, "Flynn is shown taking a drink of water before taking the witness stand. His attorneys said he will make a 'frank and personal defense.'" Photograph dated: January 12, 1943.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5412
Flynn, Errol,--1909-1959
Motion picture actors and actresses
Trials (Statutory rape)--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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