Docket No. 1113.

142 Cal.App.2d 567 (1956)

298 P.2d 695

THE PEOPLE, Respondent, v. ROY HERSCHELL CHESTER, Appellant.

Court of Appeals of California, Fourth District.

June 26, 1956.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Dale C. Miller, under appointment by the District Court of Appeal, for Appellant.

Edmund G. Brown, Attorney General, and Robert S. Rose, Deputy Attorney General, for Respondent.


Defendant and appellant was charged with violating section 217 of the Penal Code (assault with intent to commit murder) upon the person of Jewell Forney. It was also charged in the information that he had been twice previously convicted of a felony (forgery and assault with a deadly weapon — three counts) and served terms of imprisonment therefor. Defendant admitted the prior convictions. A jury found...

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