Woodworth v. Chesbrough - 244 U.S. 79 (1917)
U.S. Supreme Court
Woodworth v. Chesbrough, 244 U.S. 79 (1917)
Woodworth v. Chesbrough
Argued April 19, 20, 1917
Decided May 21, 1917
244 U.S. 79
Finding a verdict and judgment excessive, the Court of Appeals gave the party who had recovered them his option to submit to a reversal or obtain an affirmance by remitting part of the judgment. The party having acted on the latter alternative, held that his cross-writ of error complaining of the reduction must be dismissed.
Cross-writ of error to review 221 F. 912 dismissed.
The case is stated in the opinion.