State ex rel., A. J. Harris et al. v. J. J. DuBose

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State ex rel., A. J. Harris et al. v. J. J. DuBose
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Official Duty

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
39
Notes / Description: 

Julius J. Dubose was accused of having aided, abetted and participated in a duel in Arkansas in 1870. He was accused of acting as one of the combatants seconds thus violating the State Constitution. 2 oversize ledgers of the minutes of his impeachment are located in WT OV 6. DuBose was impeached by the General Assembly in June 1893 for unjudicial manner. DuBose was a former Confederate solider, editor, lawyer, State Senator, and Criminal Court Judge for Shelby Co.