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Page 552 - guarding and protecting the railroad property. The Statute reads as follows: "If two or more persons in any State or Territory conspire to overthrow, put down or to destroy by force the Government of the United States, or to levy war against them, or to oppose by force the
Page 301 - Rev. Stat., provides that the " shareholders of every national banking association shall be held individually responsible, equally and ratably, and not one for another for all contracts debts and engagements of such association to the extent of the amount of their stock therein, at the par value thereof, in addition to the amount invested in such shares.
Page 258 - been obliged almost entirely to suspend professional work for nearly three years we speak feelingly on this subject when we say that an ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure. The greater part of the evil effects of nervous exhaustion
Page 301 - ratably, and not one for another for all contracts debts and engagements of such association to the extent of the amount of their stock therein, at the par value thereof, in addition to the amount invested in such shares.
Page 465 - action against a bank for fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of its manageró' that the master is answerable for every such wrong of the servant or agent as is committed in the course of the service and for the master's benefit, though no express command or privity of the master be proved
Page 188 - executive discretion may be used, still there exists and can exist no power to control that discretion. The subjects are political. They respect the nation, not individual rights, and being intrusted to the Executive the decision of the Executive is conclusive.
Page 301 - court shall direct, and may, if necessary to pay the debts of such association, enforce the individual liability of the stockholders. Such receiver shall pay over all money so made to the Treasurer of the United States subject to the order of the comptroller, and shall also make report
Page 370 - If .. a statute purporting to have been enacted to protect the public health, the public morals or the public safety, has no real or substantial relation to those objects, or is a palpable invasion of rights secured by the fundamental law, it is the duty of the courts so to adjudge and thereby give effect to the Constitution. . . . There is no justification for holding
Page 866 - exclusive privileges upon the contractor, is not unconstitutional, as contravening a provision of the constitution that "the legislature shall not pass any special or local laws .... granting to any corporation, association or individual, any special or exclusive privileges, immunity or franchise whatever:
Page 369 - with danger to the community it may, as already said, be entirely prohibited or be permitted under such conditions as will limit to the utmost its evils. The manner and extent of regulation rests in the discretion of the governing authority.". So in Mugler v. Kansas,