Clementine Dennis v. John C. Holder et al.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Clementine Dennis v. John C. Holder et al.
Case Date: 
1935
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
115
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Additional Defendant: Hugh R. Holder, partner with J. C. Holder in John C. Holder & Co. Plaintiff sued for $10,000 damages, charging them with the negligent & malicious handling of the body of her husband, Jack Dennis, who died at Tacoma Hospital & Sanitarium 1 Aug. 1929. Plaintiff alleges defendants took Dennis's body without her knowledge or permission, & left it unattended in their ambulance while they attended a dance.