J. C. Duncan v. State

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. C. Duncan v. State
Case Date: 
1894
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Animal Cruelty

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
33
Notes / Description: 

Duncan had electrified a fence on his property to keep geese out. A cow belonging to Alf Boyd was found dead near the fence and Duncan was accused of causing its death. Voltage and usages of electric shock are discussed.