John McCollum v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John McCollum v. State
Case Date: 
1878
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Gaming

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
34
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff in error was accused of playing a game of cards known as 5 up for money. This case was one of over one hundred cases for gaming being prosecuted against 18 men, including six cases against McCollum. This case may be related to two other cases of the same name located in ET 99 and 101.