James E. Carter& William Gibbs v. Henry C. Ogg

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James E. Carter& William Gibbs v. Henry C. Ogg
Case Date: 
1868
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Trespass

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
45
Notes / Description: 

Ogg sued Carter and Gibbs for trespass to his damage $6000. Defendants absconded and court ruled their estates attached to satisfy plaintiff's demand. Ogg charges that defendants assaulted him and imprisoned him for one month until plaintiff paid $4000 to be released. Defendants' land was levied and sold to satisfy debt.