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Holzman v. De Escamilla
Defendants were partners raising crops on farmland in Sand Diego. The business named de Escamilla as a general partner and the other two defendants, James Russell and H.W. Andrews, were listed as limited partners. However, when decisions were made regarding what to plant, the limited partners chose the crops. The limited partners were able to draw on the business accounts while de Escamilla was required to get one of their signatures on any checks on the accounts. The limited partners checked in on the business twice a week. The business went bankrupt, and Plaintiff was appointed as trustee.
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