Bronx Towing Line, Inc., Libellant-appellant, v. Continental Insurance Company, Respondent-appellee, 204 F.2d 512 (2d Cir. 1953)

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US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - 204 F.2d 512 (2d Cir. 1953) Argued May 7, 1953
Decided June 5, 1953

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York; Harold M. Kennedy, Judge.

From a decree entered in admirality dismissing — after a trial on a stipulation of facts — a libel seeking to recover from the protection and indemnity insurer an amount paid in settlement of a claim against the libellant's tug for damage to another vessel, the libellant appeals.

Foley & Martin, New York City, Christopher E. Heckman, New York City, of counsel, for appellant.

Kirlin Campbell & Keating, New York City, John H. Hanrahan, Jr., New York City, of counsel, for appellee.

Before AUGUSTUS N. HAND, CHASE and CLARK, Circuit Judges.


The decree is affirmed on the opinion of the District Court, 108 F. Supp. 298.