William Langer



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In this letter, dated July 6, 1920, from North Dakota (ND) Attorney General William Langer to Mr. E. L. D** of Sarles, ND, father of the complainant in the State v. Stepp statutory rape case, Langer makes reference to an enclosed copy of a letter he has written to Cavalier County, ND State's Attorney G. Grimson in reply to Grimson's request to get Judge Nuchols to help in re-trying State v. Stepp. Langer says he wishes he could send Judge Nuchols to help with the case.

The letter Langer refers to as being enclosed was not found with this letter in Langer's papers.

See also:

Letter from G. Grimson to Attorney General Langer Regarding Retrying of State v. Stepp Case, June 30, 1920

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State v. Stepp, State vs. Stepp, ND Supreme Court, rape, statutory rape

People Referenced

G. Grimson, William Langer, S. L. Nuchols, E. L. D**


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Please note that information related to the identification of the underage victim in this case has been redacted from the digital collection per library policy. The original documents are available to researchers at the Chester Fritz Special Collections Library.

Letter from Attorney General Langer to E. L. D** Regarding State v. Stepp Case, July 6, 1920

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