State v. Ira Savage

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Ira Savage
Case Date: 
1921
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Defiling a Minor

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
0
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Defendant was convicted of having sexual intercourse with Grace Roberts, then a minor. The two married in April 1919 after Roberts was found to be pregnant, but separated in July 1919. Defendant made no effort to support his wife and child afterwards. Partial List of Witnesses: Mrs. Sallie Savage defendant's mother), Emma and Willie Savage (defendant's sister and brother), John Roberts and Mrs. Mattie Savage (Grace's father and sister), Lulu Roberts (defendant's sister).