John H. Sylvis v. E. E. Miller

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
John H. Sylvis v. E. E. Miller
Case Date: 
1896
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Libel

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
29
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff, John Sylvis, sued E. E. Miller for $5000 in damages for libel after Miller wrote a letter and put it in the Dickson post office that accused the plaintiff of taking the defendant's money in exchange for wood that was not delivered in full.