Atlantic Reporter, Volume 13

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West Publishing Company, 1888 - Law reports, digests, etc
 

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Page 497 - Municipal and other corporations and individuals invested with the privilege of taking private property for public use shall make just compensation for property taken, injured or destroyed by the construction or enlargement of their works, highways or improvements, which compensation shall be paid or secured before such taking, injury or destruction.
Page 494 - The General Assembly shall have the power to alter, revoke, or annul any charter of incorporation now existing and revocable at the adoption of this Constitution, or any that may hereafter be created, whenever, in their opinion it may be injurious to the citizens of this Commonwealth, in such manner, however, that no injustice shall be done to the corporators.
Page 188 - First, it was among other things enacted that all actions of account and upon the case, other than such accounts as concern the trade of merchandise between merchant and merchant, their factors or servants, all actions of debt grounded upon any lending or contract without specialty...
Page 426 - By the law of the land, is most clearly intended, the general law; a law, which hears before it condemns; which proceeds upon inquiry, and renders judgment only after trial.
Page 60 - When parties have deliberately put their engagements into writing, in such terms as import a legal obligation, without any uncertainty as to the object or extent of such engagement, it is conclusively presumed that the whole engagement of the parties, and the extent and manner of their undertaking was reduced to writing...
Page 371 - The rule to be collected from the several cases decided on this subject seems to be this, that the tenant's right to remove fixtures continues during his original term, and during such further period of possession by him, as he holds the premises under a right still to consider himself as tenant.
Page 292 - ... materials so used or taken away, as the case may be, and having a due regard to, and making just allowance for, the advantages which may have resulted, or which may seem likely to result...
Page 357 - The written condition applicable to this contention is, that if the judgments "shall be paid in full by the said AR Robbins, his heirs and assigns, to the said JA Hornet, then this obligation to be void, otherwise to be and remain in full force and virtue.
Page 462 - The decree of the court below is affirmed, and the appeal dismissed at the cost of the appellants. Appeal of MACKEY. (Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. April 9, 1888.) EXECUTORS AND ADMINISTRATORS — POWERS AND DUTIES — REPAIRS. M. petitioned the orphans...
Page 498 - The General Assembly shall not remit the forfeiture of the charter of any corporation now existing, or alter or amend the same...

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