Eaton v. Brown,
193 U.S. 411 (1904)

Annotate this Case
  • Syllabus  | 
  • Case

U.S. Supreme Court

Eaton v. Brown, 193 U.S. 411 (1904)

Eaton v. Brown

No. 171

Submitted March 3, 1904

Decided March 14, 1904

193 U.S. 411


Courts do not incline to regard a will as conditional where it reasonably can be held that the testator was merely expressing his inducement to make it, although his language, if strictly construed, would express a condition.

The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.

Page 193 U. S. 412

Disclaimer: Official Supreme Court case law is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia case law is provided for general informational purposes only, and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or information linked to from this site. Please check official sources.