James Gibbons v. Michael Tarter et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
James Gibbons v. Michael Tarter et al
Case Date: 
1855
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Trespass and Damages

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
18
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Add. defendant: Peggy Tarter. Case of trespass with damages in the sum of $2,000. This case is a response to an earlier trial in which the Tarters were the plaintiffs and Gibbons the defendant. Gibbons states Tarter maliciously made false statements against him to tarnish his good name and standing in the community.