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Walker v. Ireton

Kansas Supreme Court

559 P.2d 340 (1977)

Summary
Procedural History
Judicial Opinion
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A court may enforce an oral contract for the sale of real property if there's substantial performance or reliance making the statute of frauds' application unjust.

Relevant Facts

Walker and Ireton orally agreed on the sale of Ireton's farm. Walker sold his farm and made payments and arrangements based on this agreement. Ireton later refused to complete the sale, and Walker sued for specific performance.

Issue

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December 8, 2023

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Procedural History

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Citations

559 P.2d 340 (1977)

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