Charles E. Berry v. Modern Woodmen of America

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Charles E. Berry v. Modern Woodmen of America
Case Date: 
1934
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Claims and Policies

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
364
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Jennie Berry was insured by the fraternal insurance organization Modern Woodmen of America when she died. However, the policy was found to be created by her nephew, Charles Berry rather than Jennie, and since it is a fraternal organization, the legitimacy of the policy was under question.