A Guide to the Modern County Court: Comprising a Sketch of Its History and Jurisdiction, and Practical Directions as to the Mode of Procedure in Ordinary Cases : with Forms and Scales of Costs and Fees

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F. Warne, 1882 - County courts - 168 pages
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Page 8 - Provided always, that the court shall not have cognizance of any action of ejectment, or in which the title to any corporeal or incorporeal hereditaments, or to any toll, fair, market, or franchise, shall be in question, or in which the validity of any devise, bequest, or limitation under any will or settlement may be disputed, or for any malicious prosecution, or for any libel or slander, or for criminal conversation, or for seduction, or breach of promise of marriage.
Page 77 - Subject to the provisions hereinafter mentioned, and to the prescribed rules, any court may commit to prison for a term not exceeding six weeks, or until payment of the sum due, any person who makes default in payment of any debt or instalment of any debt due from him in pursuance of any order or judgment of that or any other competent court.
Page 31 - By reason of the act or omission of any person in the service of the employer done or made in obedience to the rules or bye-laws of the employer, or in obedience to particular instructions given by any person delegated with the authority of the employer in that behalf...
Page 116 - Insert this when necessary, holden at , on the day of , 18 , at the hour of in the noon, to answer the plaintiff to a claim, the particulars of which are hereunto annexed.
Page 133 - ... when the said claim will be adjudicated upon and such order made thereupon as to the judge shall seem fit.
Page 43 - ... court within the district of which the defendant or one of the defendants dwelt or carried on business, at...
Page 132 - Court lwlden~] on the day of 187 , at the hour of in the noon, to be examined on oath by the Court touching the means you have or have had since the date of the...
Page 9 - ... provided that the defendant in any such action of ejectment, or his landlord, may, within one month from the day of service of the writ, apply to a judge at chambers for a summons to the plaintiff to show cause why such action should...
Page 85 - Act shall be dissatisfied with the Determination or Direction of the said Court in point of Law, or upon the Admission or Rejection of any Evidence...
Page 77 - That such jurisdiction shall only be exercised where it is proved to the satisfaction of the court that the person making default either has or has had since the date of the order or judgment the means to pay the sum in respect of which he has made default, and has refused or neglected, or refuses or neglects, to pay the same.

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