M. O. Harrison v. S. P. Marlow

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
M. O. Harrison v. S. P. Marlow
Case Date: 
1893
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Warranty

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
69
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff brings suit seeking compensation for a diseased mare purchased from the defendant and represented as being of sound health. Plaintiff complains that the defendant warranted the mare and said she was as sound as a "Mexican dollar." Plaintiff states that after taking possession of the mare it began falling down, refused to eat, and eventually died. The defendant denies any prior knowledge of illness.