Codlin v. Kohlhausen - 181 U.S. 151 (1901)
U.S. Supreme Court
Codlin v. Kohlhausen, 181 U.S. 151 (1901)
Codlin v. Kohlhausen
Argued and submitted April 11, 1901
Decided April 15, 1901
181 U.S. 151
Judgment awarding a peremptory writ of mandamus directing the execution of certain county bonds for the construction of a courthouse and jail having been rendered in October, 1897, the case taken on error to the appellate tribunal in 1898, and affirmed in 1899, and the bonds having been, in the meantime, issued and sold and the building constructed, and the county officials, who were the original respondents below, and are appellants here, having gone out of office before this appeal was taken, the Court is of opinion that the rule approved in Mills v. Green, 159 U. S. 651, and in cases there cited, should be applied.
Motion to dismiss. The case is stated in the opinion of the Court.