State, Ex Rel v. R. T. Nicholson, James M. Shearer, M. Payne,& H. N. Bell

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State, Ex Rel v. R. T. Nicholson, James M. Shearer, M. Payne,& H. N. Bell
Case Date: 
1927
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Malfeasance of Office

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
402
Notes / Description: 

Incomplete case file; volumes II & III only. Defendants were sued for failing to perform their duties as Justices of the Peace. Nicholson failed to gather the justices for meeting before a deadline, to elect various commissioners & to decide County financial appropriations.