Epitome of the Laws of Nova-Scotia, Volume 3 (Google eBook)

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J. Howe, 1833 - Law
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Page 16 - ... or upon any contract or sale of lands, tenements, or hereditaments, or any interest in or concerning them; or upon any agreement that is not to be performed within the space of one year from the making thereof; unless the agreement upon which such action shall be brought, or some memorandum or note thereof shall be in writing, and signed by the party to be charged therewith, or some other person thereunto by him lawfully authorized.
Page 197 - From the variety of cases relative to judgments being given in evidence in civil suits, these two deductions seem to follow as generally true: first, that the judgment of a court of concurrent jurisdiction, directly upon the point, is as a plea, a bar, or as evidence, conclusive, between the same parties, upon the same matter, directly in question in another court...
Page 15 - ... no contract for the sale of any goods, wares, and merchandises, for the price of ten pounds sterling or upwards, shall be allowed to be good, except the buyer shall accept part of the goods so sold, and actually receive the same, or give something in earnest to bind the bargain, or in part...
Page 41 - Deceased, do make or cause to be made a true and perfect Inventory of all and singular the Goods Chattels and Credits...
Page 82 - Also fermors, during their terms, shall not make waste, sale nor exile of house, woods, and men, nor of anything belonging to the tenements that they have to ferm without special license had by writing of covenant, making mention that they may do it ; which thing, if they do, and thereof be convict, they shall yield full damage, and shall be punished by amerciament grievously.
Page 34 - ... made in the time of the last sickness of the deceased, and in the house of his or her habitation...
Page 82 - Waste is a spoil or destruction in houses, gardens, trees, or other corporeal hereditaments, to the disherison of him that hath the remainder or reversion in fee-simple or fee-tail.
Page 42 - And if it shall hereafter appear. That any last Will and Testament was made by the said Deceased, and the Executor or Executors therein named do exhibit, the same...
Page 225 - ... according as the very right of the cause and matter in law shall appear to them, without regarding any imperfection, defect or want of form...
Page 42 - ... and if it shall hereafter appear that any last will and testament was made by the said deceased...

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