Spalding v. Manasse
131 U.S. 65 (1889)

Annotate this Case

U.S. Supreme Court

Spalding v. Manasse, 131 U.S. 65 (1889)

Spalding v. Manasse

Nos. 278-282, 284-285

Argued April 25, 1889

Decided May 13, 1889

131 U.S. 65

ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED

STATES FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS

Syllabus

No error can be examined in the rulings of the court at the trial of a cause by the court without a jury by agreement of parties if there is no allegation in the record that the stipulation was in writing, as required by the statute. Bond v. Dustin,112 U. S. 604, and Dundee Mortgage Co. v. Hughes,124 U. S. 157, followed.

These were suits against a collector of customs to recover back duties paid under protest. Judgment in each case for plaintiff, to which defendant sued out a writ of error. The case is stated in the opinion.

Official Supreme Court case law is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia case law 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.