State v. Floyd Rainwater

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Floyd Rainwater
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Violation of Age of Consent

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
74
Notes / Description: 

Defendant charged with violating the age of consent. However on the basis that he and woman in question were married, defendant motioned for mistrial. The court found that the marriage was never valid and therefore he was convicted of violating the age of consent.