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Gordon v. Harper
Court of King’s Bench
101 Eng. Rep. 828 (1796)
B sold furniture to the plaintiff who put the furniture in his house. Subsequently, the plaintiff leased the house, with the furniture in it, to A. During A’s lease, a judgment was rendered against B and the sheriff (defendant) seized the furniture as part of that judgment. The plaintiff brought suit against the sheriff.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Lord Kenyon, C.J.)
Concurrence (Ashhurst, J.)
Concurrence (Grose, J.)
Concurrence (Lawrence, J.)
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