Lee Thornton v. John Loague

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Lee Thornton v. John Loague
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Probate Court
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Perform Official Duties

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
58
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff is Public Administrator of Shelby Co.; Loague former holder of the office. Thornton petitioning to have Loague removed as administrator of the estates that were placed in his hands before his term of office ended. Argues that estates are still unsettled, but that Loague refuses to turn them over to him for settlement even though he is no longer Public Administrator.