James Ross v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Ross v. State
Case Date: 
1891
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
85
Notes / Description: 

Pla. in error is accused of murdering Henry White by shooting him with a gun. Said murder tool place at Hope Church which is described as a, "colored church." According to testimony, White, who may have been intoxicated, was acting erratically while also in possession of a knife.