Charles Rembert, admr. v. John Morrell & Company & the Otis Elevator Company

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Charles Rembert, admr. v. John Morrell & Company & the Otis Elevator Company
Case Date: 
1914
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
125
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Plaintiff administrator of the estate of Charles Rembert, Jr. (dec.). C. Rembert, Jr. was 14 years old, under the employment of defendants. Family claims negligence on the part of the company where they forced the boy to work in an unsafe environment in that an elevator shaft with a faulty door was present and down which C. Rembert, Jr. fell and died from his sustained injuries. Suing for $25,000 in damages.