Amanda Dillard v. Ball Brothers, Inc.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Amanda Dillard v. Ball Brothers, Inc.
Case Date: 
1935
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Recovery

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
27
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On 28 Nov. 1932 plaintiff purchased furniture from the defendant under a retention title contract; on 9 Nov. 1934 defendants repossessed the property without her consent or due process of law & sold it at a private sale for $79.50. At time of repossession plaintiff had paid defendants $43 & still owed a balance of $93.20. The value of the furniture is now less than the unpaid balance. Plaintiff sued to collect the $43 that she has already paid.