Zachariah T. Roberts v. William Gleaves

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Zachariah T. Roberts v. William Gleaves
Case Date: 
1820
Court Origin: 
Court of Equity
Cause/Crime: 
Fraud

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
68
Notes / Description: 

Robertson held notes from Gleaves, which Gleaves tried to dismiss with bank notes issued by the Insurance Company of Lexington Kentucky. The insurance company's solvency came into question, thereby devaluing the notes. Roberts sued Gleaves accusing him of presenting fraudulent payment.