James Douglas v. Benjamin Rawlings

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Douglas v. Benjamin Rawlings
Case Date: 
1817
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Errors and Appeals
Cause/Crime: 
Petitions for New Road

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
0
Notes / Description: 

Douglas and a long list of petitioners wished for a good new road to be installed between Gallatin and Nashville. The road would pass through Rawling's land. Rawlings insisted that a jury to view the path of the road in order to make a proper decision on its path.