State v. Claude Grindstaff & Grace Oliver

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Claude Grindstaff & Grace Oliver
Case Date: 
1935
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Adultery

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
53
Notes / Description: 

Grindstaff divorced his first wife, married Oliver, divorced her & remarried his first wife, but continued to see Oliver openly. Oliver has a baby, but will not name Grindstaff as the father. Grindstaff's wife charges that he provides for Oliver & her baby, but will do nothing for her & their children. Opinion included. Supreme Court reversed the decision of the lower court & orders the case remanded to the lower court. Suggestion case based on rumors started by jealous wife.