The Kentucky Law Reporter Volume 25, PT. 1

The Kentucky Law Reporter Volume 25, PT. 1

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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. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...under an attachment. The court susrtained a general demurrer to her petition, and she appeals. The sufficiency 'of the petition to state a cause of action is, therefore, the only question on the appeal. It was alleged in the petition that the plaintifl, on January 6, 1901, was married in Louisville, Ky., to Joe Baum; that shortly thereafter she and her husband removed to Middlesboro, Ky., and bought household goods, 'consisting of one bed, bedstead, bedding, cooking stove and utensils, knives, forks, spoons, and such other articles as were necessary for housekeeping, wand began to keep house; that about February 1, 1901, Joe Baum, her husband, left and deserted her, and she does not know of his place of abode; that she brings this action for herself and her husband, the said Joe Baum;-that on February 9, 1901, two suits were flied in the police court at Middles 'boro by H. Weinstein & Bro. against Joe Baum for sums aggregating $165.43, 'and attachments were sued out, which, on February 11. 1901, were placed in the hands of the defendant, J. C. Turner, deputy chief of police of Middlesboro, and he, in her absence from her place of residence, procured some neighbor children to open the outer door. and proceeded to seize all her household-.goods. took down her bedstead and cook stove, and commenced to remove-same from her possession over her objection after he was warned that the property that he was taking was exempt from execution and belonged to 'her; that all of the articles taken were then being used by her as a houseHzeeper and for no other purpose and were of value to her $250; that she, offered to file her petition in the two cases in the police court claiming said property as exempt, but the court...
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  • Paperback | 656 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 34mm | 1,152g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236805461
  • 9781236805461