State v. Mary Scott et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Mary Scott et al.
Case Date: 
1924
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Murder, 2nd degree

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
43
Notes / Description: 

Additional defendants: Essie Wilson, Bell Hawkins, Sarah Scott, Wrissie Hawkins, and Mary Eliza Hawkins. Victim: William Singleton. The defendants were involved in a scuffle with victim when he was shot and later died of his injuries. Additional defendants were found guilty of voluntary manslaughter, but Mary Scott was found not guilty and discharged.