Lewis A. Hopkins v. Solomon Williams

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Lewis A. Hopkins v. Solomon Williams
Case Date: 
1860
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Slander

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
32
Notes / Description: 

Additional Cause of Action: Libel. Plaintiff accuses the defendant of saying and having published that plaintiff's wife participated in the act of buggery with a cow. There is a question as to whether buggery is a word in the English language.