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Joseph Smith/Legal issues/Trials
Joseph Smith legal issues: Trials
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Joseph Smith and legal trials
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- Question: What is Joseph Smith's 1826 South Bainbridge "trial" for "glasslooking"?
- Question: What events resulted in Joseph Smith's 1826 court appearance in South Bainbridge?
- Question: Why was Joseph fined if he wasn't found guilty of anything?
- Question: Didn't Hugh Nibley claim that a record of this trial would be "the most damning evidence in existence" against Joseph Smith?
- Question: What did critics of the Church during Joseph Smith's lifetime think of the 1826 court hearing?
- Question: What are the details of Joseph Smith's 1826 "trial" for "glasslooking"
- Question: What happened to Josiah Stowell? Did he conclude he had been defrauded after the court hearing?
- Question: Was Joseph Smith found guilty of being a "con man" in 1826?