Louisville & Nashville Railroad Co. v. J. M. Shaw

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Louisville & Nashville Railroad Co. v. J. M. Shaw
Case Date: 
1900
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
53
Notes / Description: 

Shaw originally sued railroad for under $500 in damages in the injuring of 2 of his dogs & the death of 1 dog named Mink.Plaintiff was part of a group of men hunting wolves. During the hunt the 3 dogs got on to the track & were struck by a train belonging to the company. Also named in case: D. D. Shaw, son of J. M. Shaw.