Home Insurance Company v. Mrs. M. J. Connelly

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Home Insurance Company v. Mrs. M. J. Connelly
Case Date: 
1898
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Claims and Policies

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
346
Notes / Description: 

Connelly, a widow, insured her home an furniture with the plaintiff for $900. In 1896, her home and its contents were destroyed in a fire. The plaintiff filed suit to enjoin the defendant from suing for payment, claiming that she had removed all her belongings from the home prior to the fire and they therefore was not entitled to payment. The plaintiff further requested that the policy be cancelled. Exhibit is insurance document.