Basham v. Pennsylvania R. Co. - 372 U.S. 699 (1963)
U.S. Supreme Court
Basham v. Pennsylvania R. Co., 372 U.S. 699 (1963)
Basham v. Pennsylvania Railroad Co.
Argued March 19, 1963
Decided April 15, 1963
372 U.S. 699
In this suit in a state court under the Federal Employers' Liability Act by a car repairman to recover damages for personal injuries allegedly sustained as a result of the railroad's negligence, there was evidence sufficient to support the jury's verdict for the plaintiff, and it was error for the trial court to set aside the jury's verdict. Pp. 372 U. S. 699-701.
11 N.Y.2d 991,183 N.E.2d 704, reversed.