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Report of the trial of Willard Clark, indicted for the murder of Richard W. Wight, before the Superior Court of Connecticut : holden at New Haven, on Monday, September 17, 1855

Author: Willard Clark; H H McFarland; Connecticut. Superior Court.
Publisher: New Haven : Thomas H. Pease, 1855.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Clark was apparently infatuated with a girl who married Wight. With no warning he shot Wight through the head while Wight was kneeling to tie a bundle. The crime and trial were in New Haven, Connecticut; Clark was acquitted on the ground of insanity.
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Genre/Form: Legal Cases
Trials, litigation, etc
Named Person: Willard Clark; Richard W Wight; Willard Clark; Richard W Wight; Willard Clark; Richard W Wight
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willard Clark; H H McFarland; Connecticut. Superior Court.
OCLC Number: 3441819
Description: 217 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Trial of Willard Clark for the murder of Richard W. Wight
Responsibility: by H.H. McFarland, assisted by the Counsel for the State and Defense.

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Clark was apparently infatuated with a girl who married Wight. With no warning he shot Wight through the head while Wight was kneeling to tie a bundle. The crime and trial were in New Haven, Connecticut; Clark was acquitted on the ground of insanity.

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