Elmo Loftis v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Elmo Loftis v. State
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Violation of Age of Consent

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
18
Notes / Description: 

"Charge of violating the age of consent on a female by the name of Lucy Mullins on or about the ___ day of August 1930." The female in question testified that she was 17 years of age. She had been a resident of Meigs County. While in Knoxville, defendant and girl visited office of Dr. C. E. Pierce to determine if she was pregnant.
Motion for a new trial; appeal to TN Supreme Court @ Knoxville.