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Illinois Judge Regrets No Remedy Against A Cailifi CHICAGO, April 8 (U.R) — The Illinois Appellate Court hns ruled there Is no legal way to deal with a "caitiff." Judge George W, Bristow handed handed down the decision in the case of Henry Factly, Jr., who was accused accused of playing pranks on his mother to get her to leave the house she deeded him. Factly agreed to allow his mother mother to stay on the farm when she deeded him the property in 1636, But Inter he changed his mind nnd sought ways to make her leave. Among other things, he shut off the water, dug up his mother's flower garden, built an obstacle course in the front yard to make her stumble, and forced a bull to bellow to prevent her from sleeping. sleeping. Said the jurist: "There is no remedy in the court of law to deal with such a caitiff." A caitiff, Webster says, is a "base, despicable person."

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  1. Lubbock Morning Avalanche,
  2. 09 Apr 1948, Fri,
  3. Page 5

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