Florence Ball v. H. D. Pollard

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Florence Ball v. H. D. Pollard
Case Date: 
1938
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
247
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff is the administrator of the estate of Rufus Teffeteller (dec.). Defendant is the receiver for the Central Georgia Railway Company. Plaintiff is sued for the wrongful killing of the deceased with damages of $10,000. In 1936, the defendant was operating a passenger train at a high and reckless speed, on which the deceased was a passenger.