State v. Walker Abbott

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Walker Abbott
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Lewd Behavior

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
23
Notes / Description: 

Abbott charged and convicted of indecent behavior and conduct at a Christmas tree gathering by placing rubbers (condoms) addressed to Mae Posey on a Christmas tree. He was fined $50 and sentenced to 6 months confinement at a workhouse.