State of Tennessee ex rel R.F. Harris et al. v. E.G. Buck

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State of Tennessee ex rel R.F. Harris et al. v. E.G. Buck
Case Date: 
1917
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Official Duty

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
888
Notes / Description: 

Buck accused by Harris and ten others of aiding and encouraging violation of law and guilty of misconduct in office, rendering him unfit to hold office of County Engineer. Buck did not itemize and write vouchers for his bills required by law. Buck also accused of giving away county property and selling material belonging to the county and retaining proceeds for his own use. Plaintiffs demand writ of Ouster to remove Buck from office. Case divided between 6 folders.