Scott County, Tennessee v. E. M. Phillips

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Scott County, Tennessee v. E. M. Phillips
Case Date: 
1933
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Pay

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
119
Notes / Description: 

E. M. Phillips was elected Scott County Tax assessor for a four year term in September, but his service was to begin in January. His monthly pay was $125 a month. He sued to get the $500 making up the four months between September and January.