The State of Indiana v. John Bridges: The Verdict

The first article is about the instructions to the jury, and then we finally have a verdict.

New Albany Daily Tribune, Monday, 7 November 1859, p.3, column 1, Stuart Barth Wrege Indiana History Room

New Albany Daily Tribune, Monday, 7 November 1859, p.3, column 1, Stuart Barth Wrege Indiana History Room

New Albany Daily Tribune, Tuesday, 8 November 1859, p.3, column 1, Stuart Barth Wrege Indiana History Room

New Albany Daily Tribune, Tuesday, 8 November 1859, p.3, column 1, Stuart Barth Wrege Indiana History Room

I checked the paper for the next few days and never saw anything about a new trial. From that, I’m guessing that a new trial wasn’t granted.

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