County of Obion v. Margaret Edwards et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
County of Obion v. Margaret Edwards et al
Case Date: 
1928
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Eminent Domain

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
86
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Additional defendants: The Federal Land Bank of Louisville and The Farmers Exchange Bank of Union City. Plaintiff claimed in order to meet the requirements of the State Highway Commission for the construction of the highway that they had to cross the defendants land and therefore wanted to condemn it under the laws of Eminent Domain. The land however was encumbered by a 1st deed of trust executed by Edwards to the Federal Land Bank of Louisville and 2nd deed to The Farmers Exchange Bank of Union City.