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  • Writer's pictureFred Litwin

Clay Shaw writes Elmer Gertz about his Perjury Trial

Updated: Oct 9, 2021

Judge Herbert Christenberry held three days of hearings regarding Garrison's two counts of perjury against Clay Shaw. Ultimately, in May 1971, he provided a permanent injunction against Garrison. Here is a letter that Clay Shaw wrote to Elmer Gertz, who was representing Gordon Novel in his libel suit against Jim Garrison:

Here is the editorial from the February 5, 1971 edition of the New Orleans States-Item:

They also ran a relevant editorial cartoon:

Here is Elmer Gertz's reply to Clay Shaw:


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