Swartzbaugh v. Sampson

54 P.2d 73 (1936)

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Swartzbaugh v. Sampson

Court of Appeal of California, Fourth District
54 P.2d 73 (1936)

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Facts

Mr. and Mrs. Swartzbaugh owned property as joint tenants with right of survivorship. Over the objection of Mrs. Swartzbaugh (plaintiff), Mr. Swartzbaugh (co-defendant) leased a portion of their property to Sampson (co-defendant), upon which Sampson constructed a boxing pavilion. Mrs. Swartzbaugh sued her husband and Sampson to cancel the leases governing the land where the boxing pavilion was built. The trial court granted a nonsuit, and Mrs. Swartzbaugh appealed.

Rule of Law

Issue

Holding and Reasoning (Marks, J.)

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