Viva Franklin Day v. Interstate Life & Accident Company

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Viva Franklin Day v. Interstate Life & Accident Company
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Disputes

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
43
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Day sued the insurance company for $3500 due her on an insurance policy on the life of her husband, Ruby Houston Day. Her husband was killed by T. Earle Robertson who suddenly went insane and killed 4 people while they were working at J.W. Bell Milling Company. The insurance company refused to pay double indemnity, therefore Day sued.