Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Judicature of the State of Indiana, Volume 11 (Google eBook)

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"With tables of the cases and principal matters" (varies).
  

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Page 441 - If there are two or more defendants, and the action can be severed, a like offer may be made by one or more defendants, against whom a separate judgment may be taken.
Page 366 - Every act shall embrace but one subject, and matters properly connected therewith ; which subject shall be expressed in the title. But if any subject shall be embraced in an act, which shall not be expressed in the title, such act shall be void only as to so much thereof as shall not be expressed in the title.
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Page 83 - ... 1. By failing to appear at the trial. 2. By written consent, in person or by attorney, filed with the clerk. 3. By oral consent in open court, entered in the minutes, § 267.
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