State v. John Norwood

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. John Norwood
Case Date: 
1867
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Liquor, Sale of Illegal

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
21
Notes / Description: 

Norwood indicted for selling whiskey to J. Gray Smith within 2 miles of Maryville College & Maryville Masonic Female Institute. Also referred to as Maryville Male College & the Masonic Female Academy. Ultimately, the indictment against Norwood was quashed & the Attorney General appealed that ruling to the Supreme Court. Possibly linked to State v. William Shelly, 1883 in ET1940.