Atticus calls Tom Robinson to the stand. Tom explains that Mayella would often ask him for help with chores. Tom explains that Mayella threw herself at him
"Next thing I knows she- she'd grabbed me round the legs. Grabbed me round th' legs, Mr.Finch. She scared me so bad I hopped down an' turned the chair over-that was the only furniture, 'sturbed in that room, Mr.Finch, when I left it. I swear 'fore god."-Tom.
Link Deas stands up in the crowd and says that Tom is a good man. Judge Taylor expels Deas from the courthouse.
Outside the court house Dill and Scout talk to Mr.Dolphus Raymond about the way black people are treated
Everyone in town thinks that Mr.Dolphus Raymond is a drunk, But Dill and Scout learn that Raymond isn't actually a drunk and he only drinks Coca-cola.
Raymond explains that he fakes being a drunk so people won't bother him for living the way he wants.