Moore v. Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co.
340 U.S. 573 (1951)

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Moore v. Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co., 340 U.S. 573 (1951)

Moore v. Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co.

No. 318

Argued January 4, 1951

Reargued January 10, 1951

Decided February 26, 1951

340 U.S. 573

Syllabus

In this action under the Federal Employers' Liability Act to recover for the death of a brakeman, there was no evidence of negligence on the part of the railroad, and the District Court properly sustained the motion for judgment notwithstanding the verdict. Pp. 340 U. S. 573-578.

184 F.2d 176 affirmed.

The case is stated in the opinion. The judgment below is affirmed, p. 340 U. S. 578.

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