Dutcher v. WrightAnnotate this Case
94 U.S. 553 (1876)
U.S. Supreme Court
Dutcher v. Wright, 94 U.S. 553 (1876)
Dutcher v. Wright
94 U.S. 553
1. In computing the four months before filing the petition in bankruptcy, within which time the assignment of his property by an insolvent debtor with a view to give a preference to any creditor is void, the day upon which the petition is filed must be excluded.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.