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Creaghe v. Iowa Home Mutual Casualty Co.
Citation:323 F.2d 981 (10th Cir. 1963)
The plaintiff was injured in a car crash with one Muril J. Osborn. The plaintiff obtained a judgment which was unsatisfied. The plaintiff claimed that the defendant was Osborn was the insurer of the defendant’s truck. Therefore, the plaintiff sought to collect the judgment from the defendant. The defendant argued that it was no longer Osborn’s insurer at the time of the accident.
During trial, the defendant presented testimony of an agent and employee of the defendant who stated that Osborn had said that he wanted his policy cancelled. The testimony was admitted. The plaintiff claimed that the testimony was hearsay.
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