Walter Smith v. State

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

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
44
Notes / Description: 

Deputy Scott Vines arrested Smith after Smith tossed away a box--while Vines was running after him. The deputy later examined the box, smelled liquor, and arrested Smith. Some members of the jury sampled the evidence. The trial took place while Prohibition was still in effect.