Alabama Great Southern Railroad Co. v. C. A. Fowler

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Alabama Great Southern Railroad Co. v. C. A. Fowler
Case Date: 
1891
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Negligence

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
67
Notes / Description: 

C. A. Fowler sued the railroad company for negligence for injuries he received as a passenger . He leapt under a seat in the train injuring himself. He claimed he did so because he thought the train was about to collide with another train and he was fearful.