Mrs. Jennie Reynolds, admr. v. St. Louis, San Francisco Railway Co.

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mrs. Jennie Reynolds, admr. v. St. Louis, San Francisco Railway Co.
Case Date: 
1924
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Wrongful Death

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
131
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Mrs. Jennie Reynolds, admr. Of the estate of B.L. McHugh, is sued the defendant for $15000.00. The deceased, while intoxicated, either lay down on the tracks or stumbled and could not get up from the tracks and the train ran over him. The plaintiff charges that the defendant was negligent and wreckless and had adequate time to stop and avoid such an accident. The deceased leaves behind the plaintiff, a widow with five children with whom he was supporting and had made a home.