State v. Howard Hennessee

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Howard Hennessee
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Manslaughter, Voluntary

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
151
Notes / Description: 

Deft. charged with first degree murder in the stabbing death of Woodrow Hacker on 22 March 1932. Found guilty of voluntary manslaughter. Some suggestion that the deceased attacked the deft. first & the deft. acted in self defense.