Thomas Arnold v. S. W. Cooley, W. R. Cooley, & V. R. Harris

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Thomas Arnold v. S. W. Cooley, W. R. Cooley, & V. R. Harris
Case Date: 
1886
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Wrongful Writ of Attachment

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
101
Notes / Description: 

Suit for damages for wrongfully & maliciously sued out ancillary attachment. Arnold bought goods, including whiskey, from S.W. Cooley, who falsely represented to Arnold the cost of the whiskey, thereby procuring note from Arnold to pay same. Cooley obtained judgment against Arnold & sued out ancillary attachment to enforce it, levying same on Arnold's property, causing Arnold $5,000 for damage to his business & reputation. W.R. Cooley & Harris were securities for S.W. Cooley.