Bernard P. Knowles, Administrator, etc. v. Southern Railway Company

Case Name

Bernard P. Knowles, Administrator, etc. v. Southern Railway Company

Authors

Files

Download Record 2255: Petition For Writ of Error; Case Record (7.7 MB)

Court

Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia at Richmond

Appealed From

The Circuit Court of Campbell County, Virginia

Circuit Court Judge

Hon. A. D. Barksdale, Judge

Term

1-1941

Virginia Reports Citation

177 Va. 88

Parallel Citation

12 S.E.2d 821

Disciplines

Civil Law | Civil Procedure | Common Law | Courts | Evidence | Labor and Employment Law | Torts

Keywords

Action for Wrongful Death; Applicability and Abrogation of Doctrine of Assumption of Risk; Concurrent Negligence of Employer; Contributory Negligence; Dangers or Defects Known to Employee; Dangers Incident to Nature of Work; Decisions of United States Courts as Authority in State Courts; Diminution of Damages; Inferences From Evidence; Labor and Employment; Presumptions and Burden of Proof; Questions of Law or Fact; Risks Assumed by Employee; Weight and Sufficiency of Evidence

Bernard P. Knowles, Administrator, etc. v. Southern Railway Company

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