Reports of Civil and Criminal Cases Decided by the Court of Appeals of Kentucky

Reports of Civil and Criminal Cases Decided by the Court of Appeals of Kentucky

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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. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...not being void, even if erroneous, a. sale was made under it which is shown to be highly beneficial to all of the parties, should not be set aside, because the judgment is erroneous. For these reasons, I respectfully ask that this case be aflirmed. AUTHORITIES CITED. Civil Code, sec. 494, subsec. 7; Hill v. Cornwall Bros., Assignees, 95 Ky. 583; Hastings' Exor. v. Mi1ward's Exor., 28 Ky. Law Rep. 779; Talbott v. Campbell, 23 Ky. Law Rep. 2199; Yocum v. Foreman, 14 Bush 500; Hess v. Deppen, 31 Ky. Law Rep. 15; Parker's Heirs v. Anderson's Heirs, 5 T. B. Monroe 445; Clark v. Bell, 4 Dana. 95; Shackelford v. Hunt, 4 B. Monroe 262; Gossom v. Donaldson, 18 B. Monroe 230; Freeman on_ Executions, sec. 346; Rore-r on Judicial Sales, secs. 590, 599; 24 Ky. Law Rep. 2240; Allison v. Taylor & Washbourne, 6 Dana 88; Downing v. Thompson's Exor, 28 Ky. Law Rep. 1183; Weakley v. Middelton, 30 Ky. Law Rep. 571. OPINION on THE Comvr BY JUDGE HoBsoN--Reversing. T. E. Stratton and R. Y. Stratton, his brother, owned jointly a tract of 172 acres of land in Shelby county. T. E. Stratton died on March 2, 1907, and R. Y. Stratton died on September 14, 1907. They left surviving them a sister, Mary Stratton, a brother, J. C. Stratton, a lunatic brother, Jackson Stratton, and six nephews and nieces, the children of a deceased brother. T. E. Stratton left a will by which he devised his half of the land to his sister, Mary, for life, and at her death to two of the nephews, E. B. Stratton, and R. E. Stratton. R. Y. Stratton died intestate, and his half of the land descended to his sister, the two brothers, and the children of the deceased brother. This suit was brought by Mary Stratton, E. B. Stratton, R. E. Stratton, and E. J. Doss as the personal...
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  • Paperback | 284 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 513g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236819934
  • 9781236819932