Lewis v. Harwood
10 U.S. 82 (1810)

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Lewis v. Harwood, 10 U.S. 6 Cranch 82 82 (1810)

Lewis v. Harwood

10 U.S. (6 Cranch) 82

ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT

FOR THE DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA

Syllabus

A bond in an action upon which it would be necessary to assign breaches and call in a jury to assess damages is not assignable under the statute of Virginia.

Error to the Circuit Court for the District of Virginia in an action of debt upon a bond dated February 3, 1784, the condition of which was that if the obligor should pay to William Whetcroft, his attorney, heirs, executors, administrators or assigns, the sum of

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