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Ross v. Mississippi
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Ross went to Henley’s house and pointed a gun at her ordering Henley to remove her clothes and lay down on the coach. Henley begged Ross not to rape her because she had a young daughter coming home soon. Ross told Henley that he would not harm Henley if she walked outside the house and did not call the cops. Henley did as Ross instructed her and Ross fled the scene. Ross was convicted of attempted rape and appealed his sentence.
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