Nathan Hooker v. Joseph Scales

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Nathan Hooker v. Joseph Scales
Case Date: 
1812
Court Origin: 
Court of Equity
Cause/Crime: 
Land, Sale of

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
18
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In 1808 Nathan Hooker sold Joseph Scales 250 acres of land that included a house and privy. The payment for the land was to be turned over within six months. The contract was never completed, and the suit was filed in order to settle the land ownership.