W. H. Young v. George Moore

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
W. H. Young v. George Moore
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Election Dispute

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
28
Notes / Description: 

In 1888, both parties were candidates for office of Justice of the Peace. After an election, the defendant received a certificate of election for the office, but the plaintiff now states the election was illegal and because he believes the ballot box was stuffed with invalid ballots. Other reasons listed in file support his allegation that the election should be ified.