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Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa (Volume 162) (Paperback) Loot Price: R840
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa (Volume 162) (Paperback): Iowa...

Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa (Volume 162) (Paperback)

Iowa Supreme Court

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1914 Excerpt: ... There was no error here. There was no prejudicial error, and the judgment is Affirmed. Weaver, C. J., and Ladd and Evans, JJ., concur. Martha Ellen Mcpherson, (nee Casson), Appellee, v. A. H. Day, Chief of Police, Et Al., Appellants. Industrial schools: Inoorrigibles: Commitment And Detention. Under the statute authorizing the comitment of an incorrigible girl to the industrial school until she attains the age of twenty-one years, one may be detained in the school for the statutory period, although she attained her majority at eighteen and was then married. Appeal from Polk District Court.--Hon. W. H. Mchenry, Judge. Saturday, November 22, 1913. This is a habeas corpus proceeding. It was brought by the plaintiff against officers including the members of the Board of Control to test the legality of her detention at the Industrial School for Girls at Mitchellville. The writ was sued out on March 21, 1912. After hearing upon the merits the writ was sustained and an order entered directing the release of the plaintiff. The defendants appeal. Reversed. George Cosson, Attorney General, and C. A. Bobbins, Assistant Attorney General, for appellants. Halloran & Starkey, for appellee. No argument for appellee. Evans, J.--On March 4, 1910, upon the petition of her mother, the plaintiff, then Martha Ellen Casson, was duly committed as an incorrigible to the Industrial School at Mitchellville. On December 13, 1911, she escaped therefrom and was not apprehended until March 21,1912, on which date she made known to the officers her presence at Des Moines. On March 14, 1912, she had attained her majority, to wit, eighteen years of age. On the same day she was married to Guerney McPherson. The ground upon which the trial court directed her release does not appear from the re...


Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: February 2012
First published: February 2012
Authors: Iowa Supreme Court
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 15mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 276
ISBN-13: 978-1-150-28499-1
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-150-28499-4
Barcode: 9781150284991

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