John F. Wright v. Samuel Wright

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John F. Wright v. Samuel Wright
Case Date: 
1887
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Confirmation of Ownership

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
130
Notes / Description: 

The plaintiff Wright claimed ownership to a track of land, which the defendant had entered illegally, removed timber from, and reduced the value of the land. The plaintiff requested the court issue a writ of injunction to stop the illegal possession and and removal of timber and confirm the ownership and rightful possession of John Wright to the land.