Criminal justice, Administration of
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: https://lccn.loc.gov/sh85034049
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Overview A collection of court records from the Alabama Circuit Court's 17th District, including minutes and trial, appearance, and subpoena dockets, 1815-1835.
Overview Primarily records of suits for debt, arranged chronologically, by circuit court and county court, including judge's dockets.
Overview This collection contains items that pertain to the Alabama Board of Corrections.
Dates: circa 1974-1982
Abstract Several newspaper clippings relating to the trial of several white men for the murder of Walter P. Billings, an African-America resident of Sumter County, Alabama, on 1 August 1874, and also a lengthy jury charge by U.S. Circuit Court Judge Ballard decrying violence used by the Ku Klux Klan and other white supremacist organizations against African-Americans.
Abstract One ledger containing court records of cases relating to bootlegging and illegal distillery operations.
Overview Contains an affidavit, newspaper clipping and the research notes compiled by lawyer John C. Morrow related to the 1921 murder of Birmingham priest Father James Coyle and the subsequent trial of Edwin Stephenson.