State v. Jacob Cox

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Jacob Cox
Case Date: 
1888
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Public Nuisance

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
9
Notes / Description: 

Defendant unlawfully did obstruct a public highway by putting fences and gates so as to prevent passage. The State, as plaintiff, says that the fences and gates have created a public nuisance and is against the peace and dignity of the state.