Charles E. Reaves v. Dobson Barton

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Charles E. Reaves v. Dobson Barton
Case Date: 
1872
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Fraud

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
46
Notes / Description: 

Barton purchased a mare from Reaves with a note on which he still owed Reaves $60. Barton then found the mare to have watery eyes, an indication of further health problems. The suit was filed for a fraudulent sale of the horse and to legally settle the transaction and debt.