Judgment against Benjamin Egginton 10 November 1900

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Judgment against Benjamin Egginton  10 November 1900 - -GETS JUDGMENT AGAINST HER HUSBANDS SLAYER V A...
-GETS JUDGMENT AGAINST HER HUSBANDS SLAYER V A A Utah Woman Aska Damaaes for the Loss pf - Support ustained by Murder SALT LAKK ittJtah November In the District Court here to - day ft Jury awarded5 Judgment against Benjamin Eg - gintomh favor of Christina MoCkfdr2l00 damages The action is a peculiar One and jiew in the annals of a Utah cotwt - In iSSV Martin Mock had a quarrel with Egginton at Sandy about irrigating water which resulted in Egginton shooting Mock and fatally wounding him so that he died eight days after Egginton was tried for the crime found guilty of voluntary manslaughter manslaughter and sentenced on January 17 1898 - to six years Imprisonment but was let out on parole last September by tha P - oard of Pardons Mrs Mock as administratrix of the estate of her decease husband then brought suit on behalf of herself and four minor children the heirs of the deceased toe 5000 and the case was decided to - day by Judgment In her favor

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 10 Nov 1900, Sat,
  3. Page 2

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