Lathrop v. DrakeAnnotate this Case
91 U.S. 516 (1875)
U.S. Supreme Court
Lathrop v. Drake, 91 U.S. 516 (1875)
Lathrop v. Drake
91 U.S. 516
Under the Bankrupt Act of March 2, 1867, 14 Stat. 517, an assignee in bankruptcy, without regard to the citizenship of the parties, could maintain a suit for the recovery of assets in a circuit court of the United States in a district other than that in which the decree of bankruptcy was made.
APPEAL from the Circuit Court of the United States for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.