State v. Dan Powers

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Dan Powers
Case Date: 
1925
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Murder, 1st degree

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
343
Notes / Description: 

Powers tried for the murder of G. W. Bartholomew. Plaintiff in error case. Original case: defendant had determined to prevent George John from serving as officer in holding the election at Middleburg on Nov. 4; defendant carrying a pistol and stole ballot box. Shot Bartholomew when he tried to take the ballot box back