A. J. Holland v. Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
A. J. Holland v. Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway
Case Date: 
1887
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
38
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff sued defendant for killing two of his mules & won a judgment of $180.00. Defendants appealed, saying all reasonable precautions had been taken & it was impossible to prevent the accident because of how suddenly the animals moved onto the track.