Ross Lane v. Harth Auto Company

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Ross Lane v. Harth Auto Company
Case Date: 
1932
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Payment for Goods

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
172
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H. A. Harth named as defendant as owner of Harth Auto Company. The plaintiff purchased from the defendant an automobile at the price of $490, to be paid in $30 monthly installments. After not being able to pay, the defendant filed a replevin suit, but failed to advertise the car within 10 days of the repossession, violating state law. Having failed to comply with conditional sales law, plaintiff avers the defendant is liable for all amounts paid on the purchase price of the car he paid, or $443.