Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Ry. Co. v. MoquinAnnotate this Case
283 U.S. 520 (1931)
U.S. Supreme Court
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Ry. Co. v. Moquin, 283 U.S. 520 (1931)
Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Ste. Marie Ry. Co. v. Moquin
Argued April 29, 1931
Decided May 18, 1931
283 U.S. 520
In an action under the Federal Employers' Liability Act in a state court, where a verdict is found to be excessive in amount because of passion and prejudice excited by improper argument of the plaintiff's counsel, it is the duty of that court to grant a new trial; the error or cannot be cured by remitting part of the verdict. P. 283 U. S. 521.
181 Minn. 56, 231 N.W. 920, reversed.
Certiorari, 282 U.S. 833, to review a judgment sustaining a recovery under the Federal Employers' Liability Act upon condition that part of it be remitted.
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