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FOX V. CAPITAL COMPANY, 299 U. S. 105 (1936)

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Fox v. Capital Company, 299 U.S. 105 (1936)

Fox v. Capital Company

No. 23

Argued October 16, 1936

Decided November 9, 1936

299 U.S. 105


An order of the District Court, in New York, fining a judgment debtor for contempt in failing to respond to a subpoena in supplementary proceedings (Civ.Pr.Act, N.Y. § 774, as amended by L. 1935, c. 630), the fine being imposed not by way of criminal punishment, but in aid of the judgment creditor, is not a final order, and is not appealable to the Circuit Court of Appeals. P. 299 U. S. 107.

85 F.2d 97 affirmed.

Certiorari, 298 U.S. 649, to review a judgment of the Circuit Court of Appeals dismissing an appeal for want of jurisdiction.

Page 299 U. S. 106

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