Woodworth v. Chesbrough, 244 U.S. 79 (1917)
U.S. Supreme CourtWoodworth v. Chesbrough, 244 U.S. 79 (1917)
Woodworth v. Chesbrough
Argued April 19, 20, 1917
Decided May 21, 1917
244 U.S. 79
Finding a verdict and judgment excessive, the Court of Appeals gave the party who had recovered them his option to submit to a reversal or obtain an affirmance by remitting part of the judgment. The party having acted on the latter alternative, held that his cross-writ of error complaining of the reduction must be dismissed.
Cross-writ of error to review 221 F. 912 dismissed.
The case is stated in the opinion.