Statev.Cagle

Court of Appeals of AlabamaMay 12, 1964
164 So. 2d 512 (Ala. Crim. App. 1964)
164 So. 2d 51242 Ala. App. 344

1 Div. 987.

May 12, 1964.

Appeal from the Circuit Court, Mobile County, W.C. Taylor, J.

Richmond M. Flowers, Atty. Gen., Bernard F. Sykes and Mary Lee Stapp, Asst. Attys. Gen., for appellant.

M.A. Marsal, Mobile, for appellee.


This is an attempted appeal by the State from a judgment discharging the defendant in a criminal case.

The State is not entitled to appeal in a criminal case in the absence of a judgment of the trial court holding the statute under which the indictment or information was preferred to be unconstitutional. Section 370, Title 15, Code of Alabama 1940; State v. Pike, 36 Ala. App. 267, 54 So.2d 638.

Appeal dismissed.