Jenkins v. International BankAnnotate this Case
106 U.S. 571 (1883)
U.S. Supreme Court
Jenkins v. International Bank, 106 U.S. 571 (1883)
Jenkins v. International Bank
Decided January 29, 1883
106 U.S. 571
1. Where a judgment in a state court is rendered against one shortly thereafter declared to be a bankrupt, a writ of error to that judgment brought by his assignee is a suit within the meaning of Sec. 5057 of the Revised Statutes.
2. The limitation of time in that section applies to a suit by the assignee to recover a debt or other moneyed obligation, as well as to a controversy concerning property or rights of property to which there are adverse claims.
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