City of Chattanooga v. Mabel Evatt, et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
City of Chattanooga v. Mabel Evatt, et al.
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Personal Injuries

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
74
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Mabel Evatt by next friend C. M. Evatt. Add Def: C. M. Evatt. Two cases tried as one. Mabel Evatt is sued the City of Chattanooga for personal injuries stemming from a car accident where East 10th Street terminates at the right-of-way of the C. N. O. & T. P. Railway. The car went over an embankment and into the railroad yard. C. M. Evatt, the father of Mabel, sued for the loss of service of his daughter and expenses incurred. The car was driven by Paul Weathers who may have been drinking.