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State v. Brown (Del. 1854)

  • By: John R. Vile
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Fourth Amendment
  • Edited by: John R. Vile & David L. Hudson Jr.
  • Subject:American Political History, American Political Thought, Law & Courts

In State v. Brown, 5 Del. (Harr.) 505 (1854), the Court of General Sessions of Delaware fined James Brown ten dollars and court costs relating to a false imprisonment that evidently occurred when, as a night watchman for Wilmington, he entered ...

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