John Overton, assignee of William P. Anderson v. Ralph Crabb

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Overton, assignee of William P. Anderson v. Ralph Crabb
Case Date: 
1817
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Trust

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
35
Notes / Description: 

Crabb agreed to sell land for no less than $1200, giving Anderson half of the profits. Crabb then sold the land to Hezikiah Faris for $1280 and gave Anderson nothing. Anderson sued to recover the proceeds of the sale.