W. A. Dillon, et al. v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
W. A. Dillon, et al. v. State
Case Date: 
1917
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Manslaughter, Voluntary

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
1604
Notes / Description: 

5 folders. Additional plaintiffs: Tom Scarborough, Jesse Litton, Ned Russell, E. O. Dunlap, S. J. Smith (alias Bill Smith), A. S. Keywood, Walter Hendron, B. F. Cuff, Guy Hines, W. E. Miller, E. T. Broadfoot, S. C. Stagner, and ____ Wiseman. Plaintiffs were charged with assaulting J. C. Benson with a pistol. Benson died of the wounds and the plaintiffs were charged with voluntary manslaughter.