Lot 33 of 202:
Lenny Bruce's 1963 drug conviction  

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Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Collection of legal documents concerning Bruce’s 1963 Los Angeles drug conviction and his request to have the conviction set aside for juror misconduct
Author:
Place:
Los Angeles
Publisher:
Date:
1964
Description:

Vintage photocopy of a letter to Judge Landis with approximately 100 pages of photocopied excerpts from court transcripts and exhibits with Bruce’s holographic annotations [annotations here are in the photocopied document; not original annotations]. 36x22 cm (14¼x8½"), held together with binding clip.

In addition, there is a vintage photocopy of a one-page typed reply from the Los Angeles District Attorney to Bruce, Mar 3, 1964, with original holograph annotations in ink by Bruce on front and back, reading in part “I want those jurors prosecuted for the lies they told on voir dire.” 

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Condition:
Some wear, overall very good.
 
Item number:
304389
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