E. C. Oliver v. Nashville, Chattanooga, & St. Louis Railway

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
E. C. Oliver v. Nashville, Chattanooga, & St. Louis Railway
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
208
Notes / Description: 

This case was filed by the wife of John Oliver, dec. who was found on the side of defendants railroad tracks, in a bruised and injured condition. John Oliver died from his injuries, which resulted from being struck by a railway car. Plaintiff filed this case to recoup damages resulting from accident, which she alleged accident was caused by defendant's negligence.