John Patton v. John H. Kain

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John Patton v. John H. Kain
Case Date: 
1835
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Debt

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
17
Notes / Description: 

Patton contracted with Kain to buy a tract of land from him. Patton advanced Kain $4,000 for the land, but Kain later rescinded the contract, stating he would repay all of the money Patton had already paid but never did so.Filed for $8,000 for compensate- ion of the money owed and damages for Kain's neglectful nature towards the debt.