Reports of cases decided in: afterw. determined by the Supreme court of New Brunswick 1877-81, Volume 4; Volume 20 (Google eBook)

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Page 261 - Felony, and may be indicted and convicted, either as an Accessory after the Fact, or for a substantive Felony, and in the latter Case, whether the principal Felon shall or shall not have been previously convicted, or shall or shall not be amenable to Justice...
Page 302 - That every will shall be construed, with reference to the real estate and personal estate comprised in it, to speak and take effect as if it had been executed immediately before the death of the testator, unless a contrary intention shall appear by the will.
Page 461 - ... months, the lapse of time shall be taken and deemed as conclusive evidence against the validity of such claim, any statute of limitation to the contrary notwithstanding.
Page 199 - A witness may be cross-examined as to previous statements made by him in writing, or reduced into writing, relative to the subject-matter of the cause, without such writing being shown to him ; but if it is intended to contradict such witness by the writing, his attention must, before such contradictory proof can be given, be called to those parts of the writing which are to be used for the purpose of so contradicting him...
Page 498 - And any Matter coming within any of the Classes of Subjects enumerated in this Section shall not be deemed to come within the Class of Matters of a local or private Nature comprised in the Enumeration of the Classes of Subjects by this Act assigned exclusively to the Legislatures of the Provinces.
Page 589 - It is sufficient excuse, in shewing cause against a rule for judgment as in case of a nonsuit, for not proceeding to trial...
Page 490 - Direct Taxation within the Province in order to the , raising of a Revenue for Provincial Purposes.
Page 461 - It shall be optional, however, with this company to take all, or any part, of the articles at such ascertained or appraised value, and also to repair, rebuild, or replace the property lost or damaged with other of like kind and quality...
Page 432 - no action could be maintained for any injury arising from non-repair of a highway by the Parish ; and the Legislature has not interfered, by any general enactment, to give a remedy by action to persons .sustaining such an injury.
Page 83 - ... that where judgment shall be given either for or against a "plaintiff or demandant, or for or against a defendant or tenant, upon any demurrer joined in any action whatever, the party in whose favour such judgment shall be given shall also have judgment to recover his costs in that behalf.

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