Franklin Carriage Co., et al. v. City of Jackson (TN)

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Franklin Carriage Co., et al. v. City of Jackson (TN)
Case Date: 
1930
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Sabbath Violation

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
68
Notes / Description: 

Addtl pltfs.: A. H. Askew; Louis Cook; J. J. Elvert, doing business under the name of 333 Tire & Vulcanizing Co.; John H. Johnson & Sons, a partnership of Neil Johnson & Norment Johnson; and Bryan Lyle, doing business under the name of American Gas & Oil Co. Addtl dfnts: Andrew Taylor, Chief of Police - Jackson; and R. L. Balch, Recorder of Jackson. Pltfs. were arrested for operating their businesses on Sundays and sued to prove the law unconstitutional, invalid, and void.