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Peevyhouse v. Garland Coal & Mining Co.
Citation:Supreme Court of Oklahoma, 1962. 382 P.2d 109.
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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Peevyhouse v. Garland Coal & Mining Company
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The Peevyhouses (Plaintiffs) owned a farm containing coal deposits and leased the premises to Garland Coal & Mining Co. (Defendant) for a period of 5 years for coal mining purposes. Defendant specifically agreed to perform certain restorative and remedial work at the end of the lease period. The cost of such work was approximately $29,000. Upon the end of the lease, defendant failed to perform the remedial work. Plaintiff sued defendant for breach of contract, seeking to recover $25,000 in damages.
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