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[Cite as Brinson v. State, 75 Ga. 882
(1886). NOTE: The decision as reported in Georgia Reports contains only a
syllabus and bracketed depiction of events in court below.]
Brinson vs. The State of
1. The evidence was conflicting, and there was
enough to support the verdict.
2. If a pistol be carried concealed but for a
moment, it is a violation of the law. 46 Ga., 292.
February 17, 1886.
[Brinson was indicted for having and carrying about
his person a pistol concealed. The evidence was conflicting. The court charged
that if the pistol was concealed but for a moment, it was a violation of the
law. The defendant was found guilty. He moved for a new trial, which was
refused, and he excepted.]