David Garst v. Elbert S. Cox

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
David Garst v. Elbert S. Cox
Case Date: 
1871
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Assault and Battery

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
292
Notes / Description: 

Additional Cause of Action: Trespass with Force and Arms. Contains judge's opinion. The defendant is accused of beating Garst with a cane. Cox believed Garst was partially responsible for the burning of his house by Union soldiers. Additional part of case in ET 815.