Quotation by Karl Brown

My dear Mr. District Attorney, your law is shockingly bad. I have the perfect alibi. I am legally dead. Your business is with the living.
Karl Brown (1897–1990), U.S. screenwriter, and Nick Grindé. Dr. Henryk Savaard (Boris Karloff), The Man They Could Not Hang, when the District Attorney asks if he murdered the members of the jury who condemned him to death (1939).

Story by Leslie T. White and George W. Sayre.
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