Bank of British North America v. Cooper - 137 U.S. 473 (1890)
U.S. Supreme Court
Bank of British North America v. Cooper, 137 U.S. 473 (1890)
Bank of British North America v. Cooper
Argued December 5, 1890
Decided December 22, 1890
137 U.S. 473
ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED
STATES FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
Facts contested in a trial before a jury must be taken in this Court to be as determined by the verdict.
The mere receipt of a bill on payment of money is not an assent to the proposition that the bill contains the whole contract between the parties, but whether it is so or not is a fact to be determined by the jury.