Grace Bryant v. Tennessee Eastern Electric Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Grace Bryant v. Tennessee Eastern Electric Co.
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Workman's Compensation

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
65
Notes / Description: 

Grace's husband, B.K. Bryant (an employee of def.), had travelled to mountains of North Carolina, 25 miles away, to talk to a man named McClure in order for him to sign a right of way giving the def. authority to construct a power line over and across McClure's property. While on said trip, he was found dead on the side of the highway from an injury to his head. Bryant suing for Workmen's Compensation for 30% of his weekly wage for a period of 400 weeks.