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209 F2d 793 Oliphant v. Atlantic Coast Line R Co

209 F.2d 793

OLIPHANT

v.

ATLANTIC COAST LINE R. CO.

No. 11764.

United States Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit.

Argued January 18, 1954.

Decided January 28, 1954.

Mr. Arthur L. Willcher, Washington, D. C., for appellant.

Mr. Robert R. Faulkner, Washington, D. C., for appellee.

Before EDGERTON, BAZELON, and FAHY, Circuit Judges.

PER CURIAM.

1

In this suit for personal injuries, the court directed a verdict for the defendant at the close of the plaintiff's case. We agree that there was no substantial evidence in support of the theory that the plaintiff's injuries were caused by negligence on the part of the defendant.

2

Affirmed.