Bruce Rutherford& Eunice Welch v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Bruce Rutherford& Eunice Welch v. State
Case Date: 
1938
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Driving Under the Influence/Driving While Intoxicated

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
106
Notes / Description: 

Welch was driving a car owned by Rutherford, who was a passenger (though there is conflicting testimony about whether Rutherford was driving some of the time). They ran into a bridge, resulting in the death of George Burgess, also a passenger.