Bessie Russell v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Bessie Russell v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
Case Date: 
1915
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Claims and Policies

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
160
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff is the widow of Sam Russell. She wishes to recover a thousand dollars from the policy which she charges was issued on a written application. This application was sent in by the local agent to the Home Office. The defendant claims the policy was denied because of a discrepancy as to the date of his birth.