Tom Martin v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Tom Martin v. State
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Liquor Violation

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
52
Notes / Description: 

County deputy sheriff Lee Scott purportedly obtained a warrant to search the home of Tom Martin. Deputy John Bailey accompanied Scott. After arriving at Martin's house, they searched him and found four bottles of whiskey in his pockets and three bottles tied under his belt. He was charged with possession of intoxicating liquors.