Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Colorado Volume 14

Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Colorado Volume 14

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ...and places the assignor's claim against the county beyond the reach of garnishment. Appeal from District Court of La Plata County. ACTION by A. R. Lewis against the board of county commissioners of San Miguel county 1 recover money alleged to have been fraudulently trans erred by defendant after service of garnishee process. Judgment for defendant, and plaintiff appeals. _ Messrs. RUSSELL & McCI.osKsY, for appellant. Mr. W. H. GABBERT, for appellee. RICHMOND, C. December 17, 1883, appellant, plaintiff below, obtained a judgment in the county court of La Plata county, Colorado, against A. Mitchell, for the sum of $1,059.35 and costs. On the same day, in the same court, M. J. McClosky obtained judgment against said Mitchell for the sum of $260.10, which judgment McClosky assigned to plaintiff. In these original actions, affidavit and bond in attachment were filed, and copy of attachment Writs served upon defendant herein, with a notice that all debts owing by said board of county commissioners of said San Miguel county to Mitchell, and all other personal property in its possession or control belonging to defendant Mitchell, were attached. Interrogatories were submitted to the county clerk of said county, and, in behalf of said board, he answered denying any indebtedness, as well as the custody and control of any property or effects of said Mitchell, by the said board of county commissioners, or said county of San Miguel. These answers were filed in said causes, and were not traversed, nor was any action taken concerning the discharge of the garnishees. Plaintiff brings this suit, alleging that the defendant was indebted to Mitchell in certain sums of money; and that county warrants belonging to Mitchell were held by the county at more

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  • Paperback | 236 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 426g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236945018
  • 9781236945013