14 May 1920 - Annie Turnbull Trial

#OnThisDay 14 May 1920 Annie Turnbull went on trial for the manslaughter of Alice Berry in the Central Criminal Court in Sydney. She was found guilty but the verdict was later overturned. Annie made regular appearances in the Courts (and gaol records) for abortion related offences over a period of two decades.


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