S. T. Angus v. Nelson Martin & Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
S. T. Angus v. Nelson Martin & Co.
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Libel

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
97
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Plaintiff, S. T. Angus, filed a suit for libel founded on a series of letters and publications from the Merchants Retail Commercial Agency of Atlanta, Georgia that were sent to Angus from on behalf of the defendant, Nelson Martin & Co. Angus claimed it was a "coercing scheme" to force payment of insolvent claims.