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Criminal Law Keyed to Kaplan
McQuirter v. State
Citation:63 So. 2d 388 (1953)
A white woman was walking with her children and noticed McQuirter sitting in his truck. The woman testified that McQuirter opened the truck door, said something unintelligible, then placed his foot on the running board. The woman then testified that McQuirter followed her down the street. The woman also testified that McQuirter leaned against the stop sign in front of her home for thirty minutes before he returned to his truck.
Two police officers testified that after McQuirter was arrested, he confessed that he had intended to rape the woman. Mcquirter denied following the woman and denied making the confession.
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