State v. J. P. Elkins

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. J. P. Elkins
Case Date: 
1875
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Profanity

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
16
Notes / Description: 

In 1874 Elkins "did profanely curse and swear and take the name of g*d d*amn in vain openly, publicly, and notoriously, and in a public place and in the presence and hearing of divine good citizens of our said state."