Illinois vs. August Spies et al. trial transcript no. 1 Court's confirmation of the jury's guilty verdict and prison sentence of fifteen years for Oscar Neebe.
Indictment for murder with sentence against Oscar Neebe, 1886 Oct. 9.
Neebe, Oscar W., 1850-1916.
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Illinois vs. August Spies et al. trial transcript no. 1
Court's confirmation of the jury's guilty verdict and prison sentence of fifteen years for Oscar Neebe.
The People of the State of Illinois.
Oscar W.Neebe impld. &c.
18803. Indictment for Murder
This day come the said People by Julius S.Grinnell States Attorney, and the said defendant as well in his own proper person as by his Counsel also comes, and now neither the said defendant nor his Counsel for him saying anything further why the Judgment of the Court should not now be pronounced against him on the Verdict of Guilty, heretofore rendered to the Indictment in this cause.
Therefore, it is ordered and adjudged by the Court that the said defendant Oscar W.Neebe be taken from the bar of the Court to the common jail of Cook County from whence he came, and from thence by the Sheriff of Cook County without delay to the Penitentiary of this State, at Joliet, and be delivered to the Warden or Keeper of said Penitentiary; and the said Warden or Keeper is hereby required and commanded to take the body of the said defendant Oscar W.Neebe, and confine him in said Penitentiary, in safe and secure custody for and during the term of Fifteen years from and after the delivery hereof, at hard labor, and that he be there after discharged.
It is further ordered, that the said defendant pay all the costs of these proceedings, and that execution issue therefor.