RoBards v. Lamb
127 U.S. 58 (1888)

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RoBards v. Lamb, 127 U.S. 58 (1888)

RoBards v. Lamb

No. 1088

Submitted March 20, 1888

Decided April 16, 1888

127 U.S. 58

ERROR TO THE SUPREME COURT

OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI

Syllabus

The Statute of Missouri which, as construed by the Supreme Court of that state, authorizes a special administrator, having charge of the estate of a testator pending a contest as to the validity of his will, to have a final settlement of his accounts, conclusive against distributes, without giving notice to them is not repugnant to the clause of the Constitution of the United States which forbids a state to deprive any person of his property without due process of law.

This case was brought before the Court on the following motions made by defendant in error's counsel:

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