John Linger v. Alexander Bales

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Linger v. Alexander Bales
Case Date: 
1823
Court Origin: 
Superior Court of Law and Equity
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
4
Notes / Description: 

Bales served in the War of 1812 & was using a rifle & shot bag, apparently belonging to Linger. By 1818, Bales had still not returned the rifle to Linger. Linger sued to have either the gun or its value ($70) given to him.