J. T. Mann, et al. v. United States Fire Insurance Co., et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
J. T. Mann, et al. v. United States Fire Insurance Co., et al.
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Disputes

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
417
Notes / Description: 

Addtl pltf: J. D. McLeod. Addtl dfnts: The New York Underwriters Ins. Co., The Westner Assurance Co., and The St. Paul Fire & Marine Ins. Co. The pltfs. owned and operated The Peoples Store in Ripley. On Aug. 31, 1927. The building, fixtures, and merch. were greatly damaged by fire. Pltfs. enacted their ins. policies, were denied, then accused by ins. companies of arson. McLeod was arrested, tried twice, and acquitted twice. Pltfs. say dfnts. still refuse to pay on policies. Oversize map in WT OV 7.