U.S. Supreme Court
Societe Fonciere v. Milliken, 135 U.S. 304 (1890)
Societe Fonciere et Agricole des Etats Unis v. Milliken
Submitted April 16, 1890
Decided May 5, 1890
135 U.S. 304
ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE UNITED
STATES FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS
Section 1373, Rev.Stats.Texas, authorizes the granting of new trials only where the judgment was rendered on service of process by publication.
Whether, in the absence of a statute, a judgment under which property has been levied upon and sold, and which has stood unchallenged for nearly two years, can be set aside otherwise than through proceedings in equity, quaere.