State v. Jim James

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Jim James
Case Date: 
1883
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Receiving Stolen Goods

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
32
Notes / Description: 

Actual charge is larceny and receiving stolen goods. The first charge is that he "feloniously did steal, take and carry away two hogs of the value of 15 dollars, the property of Robert Bankster." The second charge is that he "feloniously and fraudulently did buy, receive, conceal, and have in his possession with intent to deprive the true owner thereof two hogs … well knowing said hogs … to have been recently before then feloniously stolen, taken and carried away."