Traders Insurance Company v. Dobbins & Ewing

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Traders Insurance Company v. Dobbins & Ewing
Case Date: 
1904
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Disputes

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County:

Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
20
Notes / Description: 

Opinion only. Defendant in error is a hardware merchant in Columbia Tennessee and is insured by the plaintiff in error. The plaintiff in error refused to cover damages caused by a fire after learning that the defendant in error was storing dynamite. Defendant in error argues that storing a small amount of dynamite is a common practice of hardware merchants.