Talkington v. Dumbleton
123 U.S. 745 (1887)

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Talkington v. Dumbleton, 123 U.S. 745 (1887)

Talkington v. Dumbleton

Submitted December 15, 1887

Decided December 19, 1887

123 U.S. 745

Syllabus

When the value of the property in dispute is one of the questions in the case and was necessarily involved in its determination in the court below, this Court will not, on a motion to dismiss for want of jurisdiction, consider affidavits tending to contradict the finding of that court in respect of its value.

Motion to dismiss for want of jurisdiction. The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.

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