Willie Mosby v. Commonwealth of Virginia

Case Name

Willie Mosby v. Commonwealth of Virginia



Download Record 1773: Petition For Writ of Error; Case Record (2.0 MB)


Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia at Richmond

Appealed From

The Circuit Court of Campbell County, Virginia

Circuit Court Judge

Hon. Don P. Halsey, Judge



Virginia Reports Citation

168 Va. 688

Parallel Citation

190 S.E. 152


Criminal Law | Criminal Procedure | Evidence


Commission of or Participation in Act by Accused; Conflicting Evidence; Degrees of Homicide; Degrees of Murder Compared and Contrasted; Evidence Considered; First Degree, Capital, or Aggravated Murder; Homicide; Homicide as to Grade, Degree, or Classification of Offense; Malice as to Homicide; Mere Language or Words Alone as to Self-Defense; Misfortune or Accident as to Homicide; Nature and Immence of Danger as to Self-Defense; Premeditation and Deliberation as to Homicide; Provocation Created or Incited by Defendant as to Self-Defense; Relation Between Aggression or Provocation and Response; Second-Degree Murder; Sudden Passion or Heat of Passion; Time Required as to Intention to Kill

Willie Mosby v. Commonwealth of Virginia