John West v. Jesse Hays et al

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John West v. Jesse Hays et al
Case Date: 
1870
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Trespass with Force of Arms

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
87
Notes / Description: 

Add. defendants: Nathan Dodd, David Rice, & James P. Snapp. The defendants illegally and wrongfully forcefully entered the plaintiff's property and took for their own use or to turn over to Rebel soldiers 2,300 pounds of rails worth $1,150. sued for damages for their wrongs in the sum of $5,000.