Giles County v. Marshall County

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Giles County v. Marshall County
Case Date: 
1915
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
County Issues

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
0
Notes / Description: 

In 1915, General Assembly passed act that gave a portion of Giles County to Marshall County. Giles County claimed it was unconstitutional because it was passed without the required consent of 2/3 of the qualified voters in the fraction of Giles County given to Marshall County.