Cora Distretti v. The Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Cora Distretti v. The Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York
Case Date: 
1928
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Claims and Policies

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
189
Notes / Description: 

Cora Distretti's husband Louis died on December 6, 1926. They had a life insurance policy in place with the defendant but the defendant refused to pay the whole amount of the policy after his death. Plaintiff sued for $4000, the value stated of the policy. Louis had been shot by two "bandits" that had robbed a store he owned and died from the wounds. Exhibits that are supposed to be attached to pages 63 and 64 are missing.