Jones V Flowers

Timeline created by cyito
  • Gary Jones moved out of the house

    Gary Jones moved out of the house
    Due to a seperation with his wife, Gary Jones moved to an apartment while his wife continued to live at the house that he owned.
  • Jones stops paying taxes

    Jones stops paying taxes
    Gary Jones finishes paying the mortgage for his house, and Simultaneously he forgets to pay his property taxes.
  • Delinquency letter

    Delinquency letter
    After three years of delinquency The commissioner of State Lands, Mary Wilcox, sent a letter to Jones informing him that he had to pay his taxes back or else his property would be taken away.
  • Unclaimed letter

    Unclaimed letter
    no one comes to claim the letter at The post office, so the post office returns it unopened to the Arkansas commisioner
  • House sold to Linda Flowers by Arkansas commissioner of State Lands.

    House sold to Linda Flowers by Arkansas commissioner of State Lands.
    Gary Jones sued the state court, because he wasnt clearly notified that his house was being sold to linda flowers (Jones V).
  • The courts descion

    The courts descion
    In 2006 John roberts, who is the chief justice, overruled the arkansas supreme court in a 5-3 decision favoring Gary Jones (John V).