State v. James Rogers

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. James Rogers
Case Date: 
1904
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Assault with Intent to Commit Rape

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
53
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff had been charged with assaulting Vera Compton, a girl about 11 years old, with the intention to commit rape on 18 May 1903. Attack took place in butcher shop where defendant worked. Defendant found guilty with "mitigating circumstances".