james walkers court hearing pt 1

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james walkers court hearing pt 1 - Jvey On Allege St. Pauls J L Walker, candidate...
Jvey On Allege St. Pauls J L Walker, candidate for'Re- coidei- in the Si Pauls district, uas arraigned Tjefbfe 1 Recorder B. aohrison in St. ^Paiiis Recorder's couU this morning on of cnculating talse and derogatory repoits against Recorder A B Johnson and the court, arid on citation for contempt of court. The charges circulated in srcse from handbills the district ovei Walker's signature alleging that the court funds had not been turned over to Robeson county and Inat the St. Pauls Recorder's was being used for "both political expediency as well as 'pecuniary gain'." Appearing in court without legal legal counsel, Walker asked' for continuance of the case. Solicitor John B. Canady.said today, and upon motion of the state both T rC J R cases on Friday. June 4. Solicitor Canady also moved to aJUow the defendant to appear on his own recognizance, and the defendant i was placed at liberty without pending the )rial. ites One Case. In the handbill Walker cited the case of ''Buddy Tiner." reported reported in the St. Pauls Review have been found guilty in St. Pauls Recorder's court in April carrying a concealed weapon and of careless and reckless driving.; For these offenses Tytier was ed S50 and $25 and assessed the j costs, according to the handbill, Walker further alleged in handbill that, he checked the records Jn the office of the .county Couit, using it at titeir pleasure (Continued on Page 2, Col. inanager in Lumberton on May and found no'mention of Tyner's case in the report from the Pauls court for the period of! April 15 to 30. In the concluding paragraph of the handbill there ( appeared over Walker's name: 'I wondei how much longer people of this town and ei's Court Distnct aie going stand jdly by and let a bunch one horse dicUitors make a

Clipped from The Robesonian25 May 1948, TuePage 1

The Robesonian (Lumberton, North Carolina)25 May 1948, TuePage 1
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