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RICKETTS V. SCOTHORN, Supreme Ct. of NE, 1898

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					CONTRACTS RICKETSS V. SCOTHORN, Supreme Ct. of NE, 1898 History: Lancaster County District Court found for Plaintiff Scothorn Facts: Scothorn got a note from her grandfather promising her $2,000 to quit her job; she quit and he died after paying one year’s interest; Ricketts, grandfather’s executor, refused to be note saying there was no consideration Issue(s): Holding: Judgment against defendant affirmed Analysis: He contemplated her ceasing to work as a reasonable and probable consequence of his gift


				
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