Lamar's demise has been misinterpreted for generations. Erroneously, he has been known throughout history as the Judge who committed suicide after realizing that he had sent an innocent man to the gallows.
"LUCIUS QUINTIS CINCINNATUS LAMAR SR.: THE INTERPRETATION OF HIS DEMISE,"
The Corinthian: Vol. 7
, Article 9.
Available at: https://kb.gcsu.edu/thecorinthian/vol7/iss1/9