U.S. Supreme Court
Atlantic Delaine Company v. James, 94 U.S. 207 (1876)
Atlantic Delaine Company v. James
94 U.S. 207
The power of a court of equity to cancel an executed contract ought not to be exercised unless the fraud and false representations set up as the ground for relief are clearly proved, and the complainant has been thereby deceived and injured.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.