Honor killing: race, rape, and clarence darrow's spectacular last case [david e stannard] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers in the fall of 1931, thalia massie, the bored, aristocratic wife of a young naval officer stationed in honolulu. Dismissed rape case may still go to grand jury raleigh magistrate steve massie granted a motion by harris' defense attorney to dismiss the felony charges related to the rape. Do you really want to delete this prezi neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again delete cancel.
Henry chang (left) and benny ahakuelo, suspects in the massie rape case of 1931 in september 1931, naval officer wife thalia massie, accused five men of gang rape. National archives at atlanta home the national archives at atlanta finding aids for the national archives at atlanta atlanta federal penitentiary case files index to inmate case files. Remembering and re-telling: local story professor examines the massie-kahahawai case the massie-kahahawai case in 1931 and 1932, the rape trial involving. Hpd history the handling of several high-profile cases including the jamieson kidnaping-murder and massie rape case widened the gap between locals and foreigners.
The offshore podcast in 2016, by honolulu civil beat and prx, covered the massie case in episode 4, a sinister past  looked into the rape case once more. They took the silva case to trial, where they argued that the sheer weight of disparate allegations of rape demonstrated a propensity to offend the court allowed this argument and the panel bought it. The massie case was the last major trial of darrow's career although president roosevelt appointed him to head the national recovery review board in 1934, darrow. An account of the 1931-32 massie case--rape and murder trials that changed hawaiian culture and politics the site includes trial transcript excerpts, images, maps, chronology, links, trial evidence, and an original account of the affair. Local story: the massie-kahahawai case and the culture of history - kindle edition by john p rosa download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets.
Massie trial's wiki: the massie trial for what was known as the massie affair, was a 1932 criminal trial that took place in honolulu, hawaii grace hubbard fortescue, along with several accomplices, was charged with murder in the death of well known local prizefighter joseph. Description: »the massie-kahahawai case of 1931-1932 shook the territory of hawai'i to its very core thalia massie, a young navy wife, alleged that she had been kidnapped and raped by some hawaiian boys in waikīkī. The massie rape case thomas massie, a naval officer, and his young wife, thalia, attended a party at the officers club after drinking and dancing all evening, they got into a row and thalia rushed out in a huff.
Prosecutor kelley announces that all rape charges against those initially charged in the thalia massie case are being dropped february 23, 1934 thalia massie files for divorce in reno. The massie case in 1931-32 prompted hundreds of front-page news stories both here and on the mainland and since then, the affair has been the subject of numerous books, television documentaries. Dubai: talib hussain, a key witness in the kathua rape case where an 8-year-old girl was gangraped and killed in a temple in jammu and kashmir, was allegedly assaulted inside police custody. The massie case remains one of the most arrived at the police station to report a rape by a group of hawaiians on the navy and the massie-kahahawai case.
The massie case supplies us with much of what apio says is missing from our litany of hawaiian wrongs meted out in retribution for the gang rape of thalia massie. The cases main article: massie trial in september 1931, thalia massie was found by a passing driver, eustace bellinger, wandering along ala moana road in honolulu at about 1 am on a sunday morning. Bonnie cermak's piece on the massie case in hawaii shows another side to the political import of rape in that article, cermak demonstrates the ways that a single rape intersected with the larger issues of race, citizenship, and statehood. Rape case dismissed but may still go to grand jury raleigh magistrate steve massie granted a motion by harris' defense attorney to dismiss the felony charges related to the rape.