Rhea County et al. v. Walter White; Rhea County v. J.H. Miser; Rhea County et al. v. R. M. Green

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Rhea County et al. v. Walter White; Rhea County v. J.H. Miser; Rhea County et al. v. R. M. Green
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
County
Cause/Crime: 
Office Holding, Banned from

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
427
Notes / Description: 

Too many additional plaintiffs to name; all were Justices of the Peace of Quarterly County Court and 3 were members of a Special Investigating Committee. Green had been a member and chairman of the County Board of Education; White the Superintendent. Def. were charged with mismanaging the school funds and removed from office. Def. sued for certiorari and got fiat from Judge in Circuit Court. Pla. suing for decree declaring fiat void as Circuit Court did not have authority over County Court. 3 folders