Information was filed against a sheriff for contempt in negligently permitting the escape of federal prisoners from his county jail. Held, the sheriff was guilty of contempt of the federal committing court. United States v. Fanning, (D. C. W. Va. 1934) 6 F. Supp. 412. Affirmed, Fanning v. United States, (C. C. A. 4th, 1934) 72 F. (2d) 929.
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