Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company v. W. M. Tracey, admr. & J.M. Burgin, admr.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company v. W. M. Tracey, admr. & J.M. Burgin, admr.
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Damages

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
1135
Notes / Description: 

2 cases (Railroad Co. v. Tracy, admr. Of Ernest L. Tracey, dec.; Railroad Co. v. Burgin, admr. Of John Burgin, dec.). Tracy and Burgin separately sued the railroad co. for $30,000 each in damages for the deaths of John Burgin and Ernest Tracy, both of whom were riding in car with W.B. Cannon, who negligently drove in front of train. Pla. charged that deceased were not at fault and that their deaths were the result of the joint negligence of Cannon and railroad co. 4 folders. Add. Materials ET 1518