J. M. Pennington v. R. C. Bradford & R. N. Johnson

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. M. Pennington v. R. C. Bradford & R. N. Johnson
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Contested Election

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
23
Notes / Description: 

Petitioner claims he & Bradford were entitled to hold the office of District Justice of the Peace for 6 years after their 1891 swearing in, and that the election of 1894, in which Bradford & Johnson were elected, was "illegal, , and void."