Name:  John Kelly

Age/DoB:  Unknown

County of Conviction:  Powell

Judicial District:  3rd


Case No.:  322

Date of Conviction: April 29, 1918

Sentence:  Fine of $300

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Allegations: That on March 23, 1918, in response to being told that German armies were driving back and defeating soldiers from Great Britain, he allegedly said: "I am damn glad of it."

 

Case Details:  Kelly was represented by W.E. Ray at his hearing.. Kelly pled guilty to sedition.

 

Personal Information:  Unknown

 

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