Final part of Judge May

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Final part of Judge May - murder X his posse, there was no justification...
murder X his posse, there was no justification for the killing ef the prisoners, prisoners, and even then there are serious doub;a of juxtiitcation, for they were only prisoners under suspicion, and entitled to bis protection. Hence, we believe the two prisoners referred to above, aa fired on and killed by order of the sheriff of Pope county, were murdered, and in the name of right and justice and the good same of the republican party, we hope to learn of a thorough,' searching investi-ration, investi-ration, investi-ration, hoping at the same lime the sheriff sheriff will be able to vindicate himself from the suspicions which, at this' distance, seem to attach to his action ia the dark affair. We republish in full below, from 1he Russellville Tribune, the j dying state ment of young HIy and the deposition of I. L. West. We -have -have previously given m short synopsis of their state ments : STATEMEUT Ot, W. JSf HALE. I was arrested On the 8th of Jaly, 1872, by Sheriff Djdnon and his podsa. The reasons for my arrest were not made known to me, though I demanded them. said in answer : Come and with

Clipped from Daily Arkansas Gazette26 Jul 1872, FriPage 1

Daily Arkansas Gazette (Little Rock, Arkansas)26 Jul 1872, FriPage 1
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