Thomas Knight v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Thomas Knight v. State
Case Date: 
1874
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Profanity

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
6
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff in error is accused of using obscene language in public and in the vicinity of women. State accuses the defendant of publicly asking several women to have sexual intercourse with him and also accusing them of having intercourse with, "Negros."