Beecher Lawson v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Beecher Lawson v. State
Case Date: 
1933
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Robbery

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
177
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff is accused of robbing Emmet Robinson of $25. Bills Stoops and Loyd Hagler were originally charged along with plaintiff. Robinson owns and operates a filling station in McMinn County and was tending to the station when the plaintiff, Stoops, and Hagler allegedly pulled in acting as if they were getting gas. The men then allegedly hit Robinson with a pistol and demanded money.