Bible Society v. Grove - 101 U.S. 610 (1879)
U.S. Supreme Court
Bible Society v. Grove, 101 U.S. 610 (1879)
Bible Society v. Grove
101 U.S. 610
1. A party is not entitled to the removal of a suit from a state court into the circuit court on account of prejudice or local influence unless the adverse party is a citizen of the state in which the suit was brought.
2. A suit tried in a state court April 14, 1875, was, on the disagreement of the jury, continued at that term and the following one. Held that a petition for its removal filed thereafter should not be granted.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.