George Knott v. Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
George Knott v. Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company
Case Date: 
1886
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
63
Notes / Description: 

George Knott is sued the Louisville and Nashville R.R. Co. for $1000.00 in damages. George Knott bought a ticket from Thompson's Station to River Station but when he got on the train, they refused to go to River Station and dropped him off where there was no station at all. Defendant had to walk in the hot sun to River Station injured and in poor health.