Sam Doggett & Emma Ellis, in error v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Sam Doggett & Emma Ellis, in error v. State
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Lewd Behavior

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
40
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The state charged that Doggett and Ellis were "being evil and scandelous displeased persons" and intending to corrupt the public morals by "unlawfully, openly…cohabit and bed together as man and wife, without being married"