State v. T. B. McElyea, Hiram McElyea, T. T. Turner, M. C. Cornell, James R. Russell, Eli Hooper, A. J. Rogers, & D. B. Thomas

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. T. B. McElyea, Hiram McElyea, T. T. Turner, M. C. Cornell, James R. Russell, Eli Hooper, A. J. Rogers, & D. B. Thomas
Case Date: 
1875
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Failure to Perform Duties as Counsel

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
20
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T. B. McElyea was the tax collector of Humphreys County. He was sued for failing to collect and pay over the taxes for the year 1870. The other defendants were listed as his bondsmen, and were in turn sued to recover the value of the taxes McElyea failed to collect.