State v. Floyd Edmonson & Albert Smith

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Floyd Edmonson & Albert Smith
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Assault with Intent to Commit Rape

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
213
Notes / Description: 

Edmonson charged with feloniously assaulting Lucile Stephens, a 19 year old, with intent to rape her, and Smith was charged with aiding and abetting Edmonson. According to Stephens' testimony, the defendants were colored. Jury found defendants guilty of intent to rape and robbery and sentenced them to 5 years each for both charges. 2 folders.