C. W. Yeary v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
C. W. Yeary v. State
Case Date: 
1933
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
283
Notes / Description: 

C. W. Yeary was accused of shooting an killing Obie Herrell. Herrell and friends came to Yeary's store at night and were causing trouble including verbally abusing Yeary and his wife. Yeary sentenced to 20 years for second degree murder. Appeals made, and governor petitioned for a pardon. 2 folders.