State v. Bud Greer (col.) alias W. E. Greer (col.)

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Bud Greer (col.) alias W. E. Greer (col.)
Case Date: 
1923
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
23
Notes / Description: 

Charged with first degree murder for shooting to death Israel Browning in July 1921. He was later convicted of involuntary manslaughter and pardoned by Gov. Alfred Taylor on Jan. 13, 1923 before the case was appealed. Exhibit includes a Pardon for Bud Greer signed by Gov. Taylor. Pardon states that he is a "man of exceptionally good character, industrious and well thought of." Transcript not included. Only includes Supreme Court briefs, no original case file.