W. M. Higgins v. Franklin Fire Insurance Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
W. M. Higgins v. Franklin Fire Insurance Company
Case Date: 
1931
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Insurance Disputes

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
261
Notes / Description: 

Higgins sued the defendant to recover $3000 due him from insurance policy. His house was destroyed by fire and despite demanding payment of said losses from defendant, they refused to pay. Defendant cancelled said policy but because defendant failed to make payment within 60 days, the plaintiff believed he was entitled to recover a penalty not exceeding 25%. 2 folders.