State v. Nelson Franklin

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Nelson Franklin
Case Date: 
1883
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Assault and Battery

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
31
Notes / Description: 

Nelson, aka Lou, Franklin was charged with assault and battery against R. D. Good. The Deputy Sherriff of Jackson county sent Good to arrest Franklin. Good did not have a writ of surrender and so Franklin resisted arrest. It is not clear what Good originally intended to arrest Franklin for.