John A. Hicks, in error v. State

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
John A. Hicks, in error v. State
Case Date: 
1893
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Assault and Battery

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
152
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Hicks was a professor at Ulysses S. Grant University in Athens, and was accused of assaulting Miss Bell. Bell tried to leave the room before class was complete, & Hicks caught her by the arm. She hit him in the face with books, & he tried to force her to sit.