W. P. Black & S. G. Heiskell v. State, Ex Rel

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
W. P. Black & S. G. Heiskell v. State, Ex Rel
Case Date: 
1914
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Liquor, Sale of Illegal

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
9
Notes / Description: 

Incomplete case; opinion only. The State sued Black & Heiskell Heiskell for illegally selling liquor owned a building rented by Black, who reportedly sold liquor out of it. The suit tried to separate the fault of Black & Heiskell. Heiskell successfully proved his innocence as not part of Black's practices but merely a building owner.