Massachusetts Reports, Volume 190 (Google eBook)

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H.O. Houghton and Company, 1906 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 213 - If the instrument is payable to the order of the maker or drawer, or is payable to bearer, he is liable to all parties subsequent to the maker or drawer. 3. If he signs for the accommodation of the payee, he is liable to all parties subsequent to the payee.
Page 623 - All judicial officers, the attorney-general, the solicitor-general, all sheriffs,' coroners and registers of probate, shall be nominated and appointed by the governor, by and with the advice and consent of the council ; and every such nomination shall be made by the governor, and made at least seven days prior to such appointment.
Page 284 - ... attorney, peaceably and quietly, at the end of the term, in as good order and condition, reasonable use and wearing thereof, fire and other unavoidable casualties excepted, as the same now are...
Page 124 - Education, for the purposes hereinafter set forth; and with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, restrictions, and liabilities set forth in all general laws, which now are or hereafter may be in force relating to such corporations.
Page 621 - ... or five of them at least, shall and may, from time to time, hold and keep a council, for the ordering and directing the affairs of the Commonwealth, according to the laws of the land.
Page 622 - The several Senatorial Districts now existing, shall be permanent. The Senate shall consist of forty members ; and in the year one thousand eight hundred and forty, and every tenth year thereafter, the Governor and Council shall assign the number of Senators to be chosen in each district, according to the number of inhabitants in the same.
Page 422 - At the close of the evidence the judge ruled at the request of the defendant that the plaintiff was not entitled to recover and directed a verdict for the defendant. The case is here on exceptions by the plaintiff to the ruling thus made and the verdict thus directed.
Page 623 - The resolutions and advice of the Council shall be recorded by the secretary in a register, and signed by all the members present agreeing thereto, and this record may be called for at any time by either house of the legislature ; and any member of the Council may enter his opinion contrary to the resolution of the majority, with the reasons for such opinion.
Page 36 - Defendant, as executor, was indebted to the Plaintiff for goods sold and delivered by the Plaintiff...
Page 114 - The liberty mentioned in that amendment means not only the right of the citizen to be free from the mere physical restraint of his person, as by incarceration, but the term is deemed to embrace the right of the citizen to be free in the enjoyment of all his faculties; to be free to use them in all lawful ways ; to live and work where he will ; to earn his livelihood by any lawful calling ; to pursue any livelihood or avocation, and for that purpose to enter into all contracts which may be proper,...

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