Frank L. Jacobs v. Nashville & Chattanooga and St. Louis Railway Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Frank L. Jacobs v. Nashville & Chattanooga and St. Louis Railway Co.
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
261
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff, Frank Jacobs, sued the defendant for $1500 in damages for the killing and injury of his livestock. Jacobs claimed the defendant failed to build a fence and gate of sufficient strength to prevent livestock from wandering onto the tracks.