The Northwestern Reporter, Volume 65 (Google eBook)

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West Publishing Company, 1896 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Subtitle varies: v. 1-42, containing all the decisions of the Supreme courts of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska and Dakota ; v.43-243 comprising all the current decisions of the Supreme courts of Michigan, Iowa, Wisconsin, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota with key number annotations (varies slightly); v. 244-300, Cases argued and determined in the courts of Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin (varies slightly).
  

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Page 55 - Indorsed hereon or added hereto, and no officer, agent, or other representative of this company shall have power to waive any provision or condition of this policy, except such as by the terms of this policy may be the subject of agreement...
Page 229 - This entire policy shall be void if the insured has concealed or misrepresented, in writing or otherwise, any material fact or circumstance concerning this insurance or the subject thereof; or if the interest of the insured in the property be not truly stated herein; or in case of any fraud or false swearing by the insured touching any matter relating to this insurance or the subject thereof, whether before or after a loss.
Page 55 - This company shall not be liable under this policy for a greater proportion of any loss on the described property, or for loss by and expense of removal from premises endangered by fire, than the amount hereby insured shall bear to the whole insurance, whether valid or not...
Page 331 - IT were infinite for the law to judge the causes of causes, and their impulsions one of another : therefore it contenteth itself with the immediate cause ; and judgeth of acts by that, without looking to any further degree.
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Page 96 - If the payment be less than the interest, the surplus of interest must not be taken to augment the principal ; but interest continues on the former principal until the period when the payments taken together exceed the interest due, and then the surplus is to be applied towards discharging the principal ; and interest is to be computed on the balance, as aforesaid.
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