Eva Barker Stump v. Leonard Stump

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Eva Barker Stump v. Leonard Stump
Case Date: 
1937
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Divorce

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
29
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff seeks divorce on grounds of cruel & inhuman behavior. Accuses defendant of drunkenness & physical & verbal abuse; physical abuse so extreme she fears for her life & those of her children if they remain in the home. Seeks alimony, full custody of children & all household possessions. Children: Dorothy Dean, James Arwine & Robert Howell Stump.