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April 28, 1918

Thomas Mooney's lawyer has filed a motion claiming wilful prosecutorial fraud and malfeasance to stay his execution in San Francisco. Mooney was convicted of murder from his bombing a preparedness parade. The boy Duke Alexis Romanoff has been named Emperor of Russia by the exiled royal family.

Source: "Mooney Respited, Claiming Fraud by Prosecution," The Washington Times, Washington, District of Columbia, April 28, 1918. Page 1, Column 3.

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