Daily Alta California (San Francisco, California) - December 22, 1872
People vs. John Daley (convicted of crime against nature)—Sentence postponed to December 26th
Daily Alta California (San Francisco, California) - September 13, 1873
Governor Booth has pardoned John Dally, who was convicted at the December term, 1872, of the County Court of San Francisco, of a crime against nature, and sentenced to five years' imprisonment. The condition of the pardon is that he leave the State prior to December 1st, 1873, and do not return inside of four years.