W.T. Etheridge v. Norfolk Southern Railroad Company and the Virginian Railway Company

Case Name

W.T. Etheridge v. Norfolk Southern Railroad Company and the Virginian Railway Company

Authors

Files

Download Record 1182: Petition For Writ of Error and Supersedeas; Case Record (5.2 MB)

Court

Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia at Richmond

Appealed From

The Circuit Court of the City of Norfolk, Virginia

Circuit Court Judge

Hon. C.W. Coleman, Judge

Term

6-1925

Virginia Reports Citation

143 Va. 789

Parallel Citation

129 S.E. 680

Disciplines

Civil Law | Civil Procedure | Common Law | Courts | Evidence | Torts

Keywords

Act Without Which Event Would Not Have Occurred; Appeal and Error as to Questions of Fraud or Negligence; Contributory Negligence Doctrine; Evidentiary Showing Required for Negligence; Fault of Plaintiff or Third Persons; Necessity of Causation; Negligence as to Requisites, Definitions, and Distinctions; Possibility of Multiple Causes; Proximate Cause; Railroads as to Failure to Maintain Equipment; Railroads as to Lights, Signals, and Lookouts; Railroads and Opportinity to See or Hear Train; Railroads as to Signboards, Flagmen, and Gates at Crossings; Standard of Proof as to Negligence;

W.T. Etheridge v. Norfolk Southern Railroad Company and the Virginian Railway Company

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