Virginia Electric and Power Company v. Lawrence G. Whitehurst, Administrator, etc.

Case Name

Virginia Electric and Power Company v. Lawrence G. Whitehurst, Administrator, etc.

Authors

Files

Download Record 2188: Petition For Writ of Error; Case Record (5.5 MB)

Court

Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia at Richmond

Appealed From

The Court of Law and Chancery of the City of Norfolk, Virginia

Circuit Court Judge

Hon. O. L. Shackleford, Judge

Term

4-1940

Virginia Reports Citation

175 Va. 339

Parallel Citation

8 S.E.2d 296

Disciplines

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

Keywords

Appeal and Error as to New Trial; Appeal and Error as to Setting Aside Verdict; Care Required of Persons with Knowledge; Contributory Negligence; Evidence Sufficient to Take to Jury as to Question of Fact; Humanitarian and Discovered Peril Doctrine; Injuries Avoidable Notwithstanding Contributory Negligence; Jury Instructions and Last Clear Chance Doctrine; Last Clear Chance Doctrine; Negligence; Urban Railroads; Voluntary Exposure and Avoidance of Danger; Wrongful Death Action and Urban Railroad

Virginia Electric and Power Company v. Lawrence G. Whitehurst, Administrator, etc.

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