No. 10900.

453 P.2d 696 (1969)

22 Utah 2d 377

The STATE of Utah, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. Peter A. PETERSON, Defendant and Appellant.

Supreme Court of Utah.

April 18, 1969.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Richard S. Shepherd, Salt Lake City, for defendant and appellant.

Vernon B. Romney, Atty. Gen., Lauren N. Beasley and Joseph P. McCarthy, Asst. Attys. Gen., Salt Lake City, for plaintiff and respondent.

CROCKETT, Chief Justice:

Peter A. Peterson appeals from his conviction by a jury of the crime of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to do bodily harm.

On the 20th of October, 1966, the victim, one Keith Magnuson, had met a Linda Skelton on west Second South in Salt Lake City; and after some preliminary negotiations, they had gone to her motel room at 325 North Second West. Subsequent occurrences therein are not material to this case except that there...


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