Bass v. TaftAnnotate this Case
137 U.S. 458 (1890)
U.S. Supreme Court
Bass v. Taft, 137 U.S. 458 (1890)
Bass v. Taft
Submitted November 26, 1890
Decided December 22, 1890
137 U.S. 458
ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED
STATES FOR THE DISTRICT OF KENTUCKY
Statutes of Kentucky, of 1869, 1870, 1872 and 1813, construed in reference to the duty of the judge of a county court to levy an annual tax to pay the interest on bonds of the county issued in aid of the Cumberland and Ohio Railroad Company, and to appoint a collector of the tax.
A mandamus to the county judge to compel him to levy such annual tax and cause it to be collected refused because it appeared that he had levied the tax and appointed a person to collect it.
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.