North Fork Drainage District v. N. C. McGinnis & Company, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
North Fork Drainage District v. N. C. McGinnis & Company, et al.
Case Date: 
1919
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Contract Dispute and Damages

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
311
Notes / Description: 

2 folders. Additional defendants: N. C. McGinnis and J. L. Mc Ginnis (doing business under the name of N. C. McGinnis & Company). The North Fork Drainage District entered into a contract with N. C. McGinnis & Company "for the purpose of clearing the right of way along the main ditch and certain laterals." A time limit for completion of the project as well as a set penalty for delay was included in the contract. McGinnis appealed to the Board of Directors for and extension. The request was denied.