case of Morton Sobell by D.N Pritt

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Published by National Committee to Secure Justice for Morton Sobell in the Rosenberg Case in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Sobell, Morton.,
  • Rosenberg, Ethel, -- 1915-1953.,
  • Rosenberg, Julius, -- 1918-1953.

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Statementby D.N. Pritt.
ContributionsNational Committee to Secure Justice for Morton Sobell in the Rosenberg Case.
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Pagination31p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20268775M

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InSobell published a memoir, On Doing Time, in which he maintained that he was innocent and that his conviction was a case of justice being subverted to serve political goals. T hree years ago, Morton Sobell gave an interview to Sam Roberts of the New York Times that surprised readers and stunned many who continued to believe that Sobell and his.

This book is very readable. Morton Sobell illustrates the unfairness of the whole "justice" system and of life in prison.

His eye is always on how the frameups and the brutal treat the ordinary people trapped in these system face, rather than on on the special features he faced as the victim of a cold war frameup as an "atom bomb spy."Cited by: 3.

Morton Sobell () was an electrical engineer who was found guilty in of spying for the Soviet Union. These files range from to The bulk of the material consists of the. Figure in Rosenberg case finally admits he was a spy Originally published Septem at am Morton Sobell, 91, at his home in the Riverdale section of.

The Sobell Confession. Ronald Radosh & Steven Usdin. Three years ago, Morton Sobell gave an interview to Sam Roberts of the New York Times that surprised readers and stunned many who continued case of Morton Sobell book believe that Sobell and his more famous codefendants, Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, were innocent victims of political persecution who had never spied for the Soviet Union.

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ALL BOOKS ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION OR BETTER UNLESS NOTED. All books returnable for. InMorton Sobell was tried and convicted with Julius and Ethel Rosenberg on espionage charges. He served more than 18 years in Alcatraz and other federal prisons, traveled to.

Morton Sobell can be a charmer, like many of the psychopaths I have known. Max Sobell reminded him: “You still had the camera in Mexico that you photographed secrets with.” “Yeah,” Sobell.

Ma Morton Sobell, who was convicted with Julius and Ethel Rosenberg in in an espionage conspiracy case and finally admitted nearly six decades later that he had been a. The trial of Julius Rosenberg, Ethel Rosenberg, and Morton Sobell, Communists accused of conspiring to commit espionage for the Soviet Union, drew worldwide so that his case could be combined with those of the New York defendants.

David Greenglass was the only defendant to plead guilty. Ruth Greenglass and Harry Gold. As the eight volumes in the Transcript reveal, the key witnesses against the Rosenbergs were David Greenglass, Ethel Rosenberg's brother, and his wife Ruth.

"The defense's case consisted only of the testimony of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg the jury returned a verdict of guilty for all three defendants [the Rosenbergs and Morton Sobell].

The Chicago Sobell Committee, the Los Angeles Sobell Committee, and the St. Louis Committee for Morton Sobell are all represented in the collection.

In addition, the collection order forms and book reviews regarding John Wexley's book The Judgment of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg ; and miscellaneous offprints of various newspaper and magazine.

Morton Sobell, ardent communist operative convicted with Julius and Ethel Rosenberg in the sensational atomic bomb spy trial, died Dec. 26 in. SOBELL--Morton, loving father of Mark Sobell and grandfather of Max, Zach, and Sam, died peacefully of old age on Decem at his home in New York City.

Morton. “A fresh and fast-paced study of one of the most important crimes of the twentieth century” (The Washington Post), The Brother now discloses new information revealed since the original publication in —including an admission by his sons that Julius Rosenberg was indeed a Soviet spy and a confession to the author by the Rosenbergs’ years after their execution in 3/5(2).

Morton Sobell, convicted as spy in ’50s Rosenberg case, dies By Michael T. Kaufman and Sam Roberts Jan. 30, Facebook Twitter Email LinkedIn Reddit Pinterest.

Invitation to an inquest by Walter Schneir (Book); On doing time by Morton Sobell (Book); Enemies of the state: an account of the trials of the Mary Eugenia Surratt case, the Teapot Dome cases, the Alphonse Capone case, the Rosenberg case by Francis X Busch (Book).

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Morton Sobell: | | | |Morton Sobell| | | | | ||| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. Skies were cloudy in New York City on March 6,when the case of the United States v Julius Rosenberg, Ethel Rosenberg, and Morton Sobell was called for trial.

Each defendant was charged with conspiracy to commit espionage, a capital crime. United States of America, Appellee, v. Morton Sobell, Appellant, F.2d (2d Cir. ) case opinion from the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. NYWTS - BIOG--Sobell, Morton--Atomic Espionage Case [item] [P&P] Source Collection New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress) Repository Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C., USA.

Morton Sobell (born Ap ) was an American engineer with General Electric and Reeves Electronics who worked on military and government contracts, and who was subsequently found guilty of spying for the Soviets as a part of a ring that included Julius Rosenberg and others.

Sobell was tried and convicted of espionageand sentenced to 30 years in prison. He was released in   The Rosenberg case was nothing, if not complicated, and that’s true for Morton Sobell’s role in it, as well.

But a few simple truths stand out: 1) Mort stood in solidarity with Ethel and Julius at their darkest hour, at great personal cost. Rosenberg/Sobell Case [series]. The Rosenberg/Sobell Case series consists of two major sections, materials centering around the case prior to and immediately following the execution of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, and those concerning Morton Sobell in the mids.

Photo, Print, Drawing [Morton Sobell (left), entering Federal Court with Deputy Marshal Eugene Fitzgerald in New York] [ b&w film copy neg. ] Full online access to this resource is only available at the Library of Congress. Morton Sobell, an electrical engineer, famous as one of 3 defendants in the Rosenberg-Sobell case, passed away on Decem at agewith the formal announcement in the capitalist press of this event on Janu Morton Sobell was the silent co-defendant in the Rosenberg trial, and his belated testimony after release from some twenty years in prison reveals a mild, self-effacing man who embraces his tangential role as a bystander caught up in a cold-war witchhunt.

With a campaign to reopen the Rosenberg case now well under way, Sobell continues to maintain his innocence but offers little new. Morton Sobell, who served nearly 19 years in federal prisons, also implicated Julius Rosenberg in espionage.

InMorton Sobell was tried and. Roseberg spy case and supporting fronts. The main site for the National Committee to Secure Justice for the Rosenbergs and Morton Sobell, and its successor the National Committee to Re-Open The Rosenberg Case is found at the page for the National Committee to Secure Justice for the Rosenbergs and Morton Sobell".This page was created to house the information from one very large CPUSA front.

This book and its accompanying documentation present a powerful case that Morton Sobell was tried and convicted for a crime he did not commit. The approach used by the U.S. government at the trial helped create an atmosphere that had important domestic consequences.

Q Now, this Morton Sobell; how long have you known him. A I knew Mort back from the days at Camp Evan8. I \.;as assigned to do a certain job by the War Department, I was supposed to make a.

survey on certain equipment used in fire control 1 n rader. I went up to see Sperry, G. and Bell Labs--BellLaboratories, rather. I went up to the. Morton Sobell was sentenced to 30 years in prison and sent to Alcatraz.

InMorton Sobell went further and admitted to journalist Steven Ustin that he and his Rosenberg spy ring comrades stole massive amounts of classified data, as revealed by “The Weekly Standard.” Sobell, Rosenberg, William Perl, and one other Soviet spy (who Sobell.

Morton Sobell, convicted of conspiracy in the Rosenberg espionage case, dies at Janu by Joseph Fitsanakis 1 Comment Morton Sobell, an American radar engineer who in was convicted of conspiracy alongside Julius and Ethel Rosenberg in one of the Cold War’s most prominent espionage cases, has died at years old.

The Rosenberg-Sobell Case (Monthly Review Press, ). Sobell, Morton, On Doing Time (Scribner's, ) Sudoplatov, Pavel and Anatoli; Schecter, Jerrold and Leona, Special Tasks: The Memoirs of an Unwanted Witness (Little, Brown & Co., ).Civil Liberties -- The Cases of Julius Rosenberg, Ethel Rosenberg and Morton Sobell, Legal Document: "Transcript of Record", Petitions for Writs of Certiorari and Exhibit Thereto, vol.

1, Book 1, no. Julius Rosenberg and Ethel Rosenberg Petitioners, vs.He became provisional chairman of the Committee to Secure Justice in the Rosenberg Case, to bring national attention to the cases of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg and Morton Sobell.

[2] [3] Regarding "worldwide public relations campaign to save Julius and Ethel Rosenberg" in the s, Reuben stated in"It was I and five friends who.

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