Criminal Law Keyed to LaFave
State v. Whitmarsh
Appellant was charged with willfully, unlawfully, and feloniously making an assault upon a 6-year-old boy with the intent then and there to commit in and upon the person the detestable and abominable crime against nature in violation of section 351 of the Penal Code of South Dakota. The Jury returned a guilty verdict and appellant was sentenced to 3 years in prison. Appellant appealed from the judgment and from an order denying a new trial.
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