Sutton v. Bancroft
64 U.S. 320 (1859)

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U.S. Supreme Court

Sutton v. Bancroft, 64 U.S. 23 How. 320 320 (1859)

Sutton v. Bancroft

64 U.S. (23 How.) 320

Syllabus

Where parties were sued on a promissory note executed by them, did not pretend to have any defense, entered a false plea which was overruled on demurrer, refused to plead in bar, and had judgment entered against them for want of a plea, this Court will affirm the judgment with ten percent damages.

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