State v. Buford Brandon

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. Buford Brandon
Case Date: 
1919
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Manslaughter, Involuntary

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County:

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

Victim: Will Thomas. Will Thomas, rode up to the home of the father of witness Maddie Cash and her sister who at the time were being visited by Buford Brandon and Van Robertson. After Brandon said to Maddie Cash not to go out to Thomas, Thomas Drew his pistol and shot at Brandon twice. Brandon drew his pistol and fired 5 times killing Thomas. Incomplete case file. This is only an assignment of error and brief for the plaintiff in error and a reply for the state.