Hosmer v. Wallace

Court Documents

United States Supreme Court

97 U.S. 575

Hosmer  v.  Wallace

ERROR to the Supreme Court of California.

This was a suit to charge the defendant, as trustee of certain land in California, and to compel him to transfer the title to the plaintiff. The District Court of the State, in which it was brought, rendered judgment for the defendant. The Supreme Court of the State affirmed it, and the plaintiff has brought the case here. The facts are sufficiently stated in the opinion.

Mr. S. F. Leib for the plaintiff in error.

Mr. George A. Nourse, contra.

MR. JUSTICE FIELD delivered the opinion of the court.


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