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Frey Vs. Leeper - Court Judgment

LegalCrystal Citation
CourtUS Supreme Court
Decided On
Case Number2 U.S. 131
AppellantFrey
RespondentLeeper
Excerpt:
frey v. leeper - 2 u.s. 131 (1791) u.s. supreme court frey v. leeper, 2 u.s. 131 (1791) 2 u.s. 131 (dall.) frey v. leeper* supreme court of pennsylvania september term, 1791 the determination of this cause turned on the following point, which was submitted to the court, to wit; whether goods, which, after being distrained for rent, had been replevied, and delivered to the plaintiff in replevin, could be taken in execution. by the court: this point has been already determined in philadelphia. the lien on the goods is discharged by the security given to the sheriff; and as soon as they are delivered back to the plaintiff in replevin, they are open to execution, or a new distress. judgment for the plaintiff. footnotes [ .....
Judgment:
FREY v. LEEPER - 2 U.S. 131 (1791)
U.S. Supreme Court FREY v. LEEPER, 2 U.S. 131 (1791)

2 U.S. 131 (Dall.)

Frey
v.
Leeper*

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

September Term, 1791

The determination of this cause turned on the following point, which was submitted to the Court, to wit; whether goods, which, after being distrained for rent, had been replevied, and delivered to the plaintiff in replevin, could be taken in execution.

By the Court: This point has been already determined in Philadelphia. The lien on the goods is discharged by the security given to the sheriff; and as soon as they are delivered back to the plaintiff in replevin, they are open to execution, or a new distress.

Judgment for the Plaintiff. Footnotes

[ Footnote * ] Decided at Cumberland, Nisi Prius, before Shippen and Bradford, Justices, in October, 1791.[ Frey v. Leeper

Footnote 2 U.S. 131 (1791) ]




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