Lee Taylor v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Lee Taylor v. State
Case Date: 
1933
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
153
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff in error is accused of murdering Jess Moore with a shotgun in his home. It is alleged that Moore owed money to the plaintiff for whiskey. Brothers Paul and Alma Jones, sons of Wiley Jones, were also in the home when the murder occurred. It is alleged that the brothers were enticed by the defense to testify that the shooting was in self-defense.