Bank of Shawnee v. Isham G. Leabow

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Bank of Shawnee v. Isham G. Leabow
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Usury

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
15
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The bank held a valid note due them from Charles & E. E. Eppes, with R. W. Brooks as endorser for a sum of $195. Eppes repaid part of note, and bank said if Leabow would pay a third of the remainder he would no longer be liable for the balance. Leabow accused the bank of usury.