State v. O. L. Clark et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. O. L. Clark et al.
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Contempt of Court

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
50
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Additional defendants: Paul Fairfield, J. L. DeBoard, J. W. Hembree, S. P. Rinehart, John Mann, J. W. Hanson. Plaintiffs were held in contempt of court for creating a petition discrediting the court due to another case involving James Clark. Defendants claim that the court tired James Clark unfairly because the judge that tried the case was a friend of the victim, J. Shepard.