Marion County, et al. v. Robert Cantrell, admr.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Marion County, et al. v. Robert Cantrell, admr.
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Criminal
Cause/Crime: 
Damages for Wrongful Death

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
502
Notes / Description: 

Minor child Virgil Howard Cantrell, 12, was riding in a school bus operated by H. E. Hudson when Hudson stopped, causing the boy to be thrown out the open emergency door. Virgil was said to have suffered great physical pain and anguish; he died a few hours later. Photographs of the bus and road were introduced as evidence. Mr. Cantrell sued Hudson, the county school board, and the individual members of the board. 2 folders. See ET 1460 for additional additional 2 folders (appeal).