Stainback v. Rae, 55 U.S. 532 (1852)
U.S. Supreme CourtStainback v. Rae, 55 U.S. 14 How. 532 532 (1852)
Stainback v. Rae
55 U.S. (14 How.) 532
Where a collision takes place between two vessels at sea which is the result of inevitable accident, without the negligence or fault of either party, each vessel must bear its own loss.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.