Jacob Lane v. John A. Wilson

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Jacob Lane v. John A. Wilson
Case Date: 
1818
Court Origin: 
Court of Equity
Cause/Crime: 
Non-Payment of Debt

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
74
Notes / Description: 

Lane obtained a judgement against Wilson for $370. Wilson was put in debtor's jail. A survey was filed for a tract of land on Wilson's behalf. Wilson was found to have purchased land from W. Gibbs. Wilson was named insolvent, owing multiple parties money. Lane sued to recover the debt through the sale of Wilson's land or otherwise.