A. M. Cleveland v. Isaac L. Derault, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
A. M. Cleveland v. Isaac L. Derault, et al.
Case Date: 
1880
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Injunction

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
63
Notes / Description: 

Addtl dfnt: C. J. Morgan, Sherriff of Grainger County. In a hostile post-Civil War atmosphere Derault sought a robbery suit against pltf, a former Confederate soldier. To avoid a trial and maintain personal safety, Cleveland paid a note to Derault. Years later Derault sued on the note. That suit resulted in fi fa of Cleveland's property. Cleveland sued for injunction against fi fa and ruling of Derault's suit on the note.