The Weekly Reporter, Volume 11 (Google eBook)

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Wildy & sons, 1863 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 864 - wilfully," however, in that rule we must understand, if not that the party represents that to be true which he knows to be untrue, at least that he means his representation to be acted upon and that it is acted upon accordingly ; and if whatever a man's real intention may be he so conducts himself that a reasonable man would take the representation to be true, and believe that it was meant that be should act upon it, and did act upon it as true, the party making the representation would be equally...
Page 904 - The Church of England, in places where there is no Church established by law, is in the same situation with any other religious body, in no better but in no worse position, and the members may adopt, as the members of any other communion may adopt, rules for enforcing discipline within their body which will be binding on those who expressly or by implication have assented to them.
Page 727 - ... where, from the nature of the contract, it appears that the parties must from the beginning have known that it could not be fulfilled unless when the time for the fulfilment of the contract arrived some particular specified thing continued to exist, so that, when entering into the contract, they must have contemplated such continuing existence as the foundation of what was to be done...
Page 848 - The fifteenth section enacts, that if any person shall attest the execution of any will, to whom or to whose wife or husband any beneficial devise, legacy, estate, interest, gift, or appointment, of or affecting any real or personal estate...
Page 673 - London, the town council of any borough for the time being subject to the act of the session of the fifth and sixth years of the reign of King William the Fourth, chapter seventy-six, intituled " An Act to provide for the Regulation of Municipal Corporations in England and Wales...
Page 912 - The jury found a verdict for the plaintiff, with 40s. damages. Temple, Q, C., having obtained a rule to show cause why the verdict should not be set aside...
Page 729 - ... that excuse is by law implied, because from the nature of the contract it is apparent that the parties contracted on the basis of the continued existence of the particular person or chattel.
Page 885 - Viet. c. 95, s. 60, enacts that a summons may issue " in any district in which the defendants or one of the defendants shall dwell or carry on his business...
Page 732 - ... railroad, and to employ their trains of cars to carry persons and merchandise for hire. They are appointed and employed by the same company to perform separate duties and services, all tending to the accomplishment of one and the same purpose, that of the safe and rapid transmission of the trains ; and they are paid for their respective services according to the nature of their respective duties, and the labor and skill required for their proper performance.
Page 598 - The declaration stated that theretofore, to wit, on, etc., by a certain agreement then made between the plaintiff of the one part, and the defendant of the other part...

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