Texas & Pacific Railway Co. v. MurphyAnnotate this Case
111 U.S. 488 (1884)
U.S. Supreme Court
Texas & Pacific Railway Co. v. Murphy, 111 U.S. 488 (1884)
Texas and Pacific Railway Company v. Murphy
Submitted April 3, 1884
Decided April 21, 1884
111 U.S. 488
If a petition for a rehearing is presented in season and entertained by the Court, the time limited for a writ of error does not begin to run until the petition is disposed of.
A supersedeas will not be vacated when the writ of error is sued out and served within twenty days after the decision of a motion for rehearing, presented in season and disposed of by the Court.
This was a motion to dismiss a writ of error, united to a motion to affirm.
Official Supreme Court caselaw is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia caselaw is provided for general informational purposes only, and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or information linked to from this site. Please check official sources.