Frank A. Eaton v. Hermitage Loan Co., et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Frank A. Eaton v. Hermitage Loan Co., et al.
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Injunction

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
144
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Addtl dfnts: W. S. Knight - sheriff Shelby Co., Tom Keisker - Deputy Sheriff Shelby Co., and John J. McNamara - Justice of the Peace Shelby Co. After taking out a loan with dfnt., pltf. filed for bankruptcy, yet still had to pay back dfnt. Although he defaulted on some payments, pltf. worked a new agreement with dfnt., eventually paying off his debts. Unknown to him, however, dfnt. fraudulently confessed judgement against pltf. in court for $110, and won wage garnishment, served by county officials.