Search Supreme Court Cases

CLAY CENTER V. FARMERS' LOAN & TRUST CO., 145 U. S. 224 (1892)

U.S. Supreme Court

Clay Center v. Farmers' Loan & Trust Co., 145 U.S. 224 (1892)

Clay Center v. Farmers' Loan and Trust Company

No. 339

Submitted April 26, 1892

Decided May 2, 1892

145 U.S. 224

Syllabus

When, in an action to recover an installment of rent, the judgment below is for less than $5,000, this Court is without appellate jurisdiction although the judgment involved the existence and validity of the contract of lease, and thus indirectly an amount in excess of the jurisdictional limit.

The case is stated in the opinion.

Powered by Justia US Supreme Court Center: CLAY CENTER V. FARMERS' LOAN & TRUST CO., 145 U. S. 224 (1892)

Official Supreme Court caselaw is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia caselaw is provided for general informational purposes only, and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or information linked to from this site. Please check official sources.