Marson, Stephen M. “The Murder of Julian Pierce: Can Sandy Jordan Chavis Receive a Fair Trial?” Report submitted to Evander M. Britt et al., attorneys at law. Lumberton: Marson and Associates, 13 Aug. 1988. 18 p.
Survey data on 1,052 persons shows Chavis definitely could not receive a fair trial in Robeson County and probably could not in surrounding counties. Also presents three qualitative factors in favor of moving the trial from the region.