Florida v. Croom
226 U.S. 309 (1912)

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Florida v. Croom, 226 U.S. 309 (1912)

Florida v. Croom

No. 646

Submitted December 2, 1912

Decided December 16, 1912

226 U.S. 309

Syllabus

Where it appears, although by evidence outside the record, that, before the writ of error to the state court was sued out, the public officer against whom a writ of mandamus is prayed had died, and his successor had qualified, the writ will be dismissed.

The facts are stated in the opinion.

Page 226 U. S. 310

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