Name: Frank Rooney


Age/DoB: abt 1878


County of Conviction: Jefferson County


Judicial District:  5th


Case No.: 310


Date of Conviction:    Information filed 11/9/18.


Sentence: $200 fine









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Allegations:  That in October 1918 said, "If the president was half as good as the Kaiser, there would be nothing to it (meaning the present war)."


Case Details: Rooney was remanded into custody of sheriff to work off fine, at a rate of $2 a day in County Jail in Jefferson County.


Personal Information: Born in Minnesota. Married with 5 children. Died in Montana on March 15, 1949.


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