State Ex. Rel. Mechanics & Traders Bank v. City of Memphis

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State Ex. Rel. Mechanics & Traders Bank v. City of Memphis
Case Date: 
1877
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Bond Dispute

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Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
0
Notes / Description: 

The case concerns the bonded indebtedness of the city of Memphis and its failure to pay off coupons when presented. "Said city has no property out of which [payment] could be made by execution at Law, and never had the money in New York for the purpose of paying them."