New Orleans History -- Lake Pontchartrain
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March 1, 1967 - Clay Shaw is Arrested

On March 1, 1967, New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison arrested businessman Clay Lavergne Shaw on the charge of conspiracy to assassinate President John F. Kennedy. Precisely two years later, Shaw was acquitted. Clay Shaw is the only individual ever prosecuted for conspiracy to assassinate JFK. For testimony from the historic Shaw trial, along with other resources see http://www.jfk-online.com/chron.html

March 1, 1967 - Clay Shaw is Arrested