State v. A. W. Lindsey

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. A. W. Lindsey
Case Date: 
1877
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Perform Official Duties

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
10
Notes / Description: 

Defendant was the overseer of a portion of a public road. Plaintiff was responsible for repairing and amending road when necessary. State alleged that road was in bad order and was obstructed by trees, stumps, rooat, rocks, and mudholes. Defendant was charged with failure to keep road in good condition.