State v. James M. Slagle

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. James M. Slagle
Case Date: 
1874
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Adultery, Open and Notorious

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
26
Notes / Description: 

Slagle & Nancy Slagle was accused of "unlawfully, publicly, openly and notoriously, live and dwell, cohabitate together in lewd acts of fornication and adultery as they were unmarried to and with each other to corruption of their own and the morals of the community where they lived, to the evil example of others and against the State…"