McCaughn v. Real Estate Land Title & Trust Co.Annotate this Case
297 U.S. 606 (1936)
U.S. Supreme Court
McCaughn v. Real Estate Land Title & Trust Co., 297 U.S. 606 (1936)
McCaughn v. Real Estate Land Title & Trust Co.
Argued March 13, 1936
Decided March 30, 1936
297 U.S. 606
A general verdict found by the District Court in an action at law, in which a jury trial has been waived, has the same effect as the verdict of a jury; an appellate court cannot pass upon the weight of the evidence. P. 297 U. S. 608.
79 F.2d 602, reversed; 7 F.Supp. 742, affirmed.
Certiorari to review the reversal of a judgment for the above-named executors in an action to recover a tax.