Chattanooga Union Railway Co., in error v. W. E. Maroon, by next of friend

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Chattanooga Union Railway Co., in error v. W. E. Maroon, by next of friend
Case Date: 
1891
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Injury and Damages

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
149
Notes / Description: 

Defendant in error hand his finger crushed and hand injured while coupling one of the locomotive engines owned by the plaintiff in error. At the time of the accident, he was employed as a fireman by the railway and he claimed that the incident was caused by a defective coupler. The circuit court awarded the fireman $500.