Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in Ohio Courts of Record: Weekly law bulletin

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Laning Print. Company, 1898 - Law reports, digests, etc
 

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Page 197 - No person shall be compelled to attend, erect or support any place of worship, or maintain any form of worship against his consent ; and no preference shall be given by law to any religious society ; nor shall any interference with the rights of conscience be permitted.
Page 362 - Upon principle, every statute which takes away or impairs vested rights acquired under existing laws, or creates a new obligation, imposes a new duty, or attaches a new disability, in respect to transactions or considerations already past, must be deemed retrospective.
Page 76 - that nothing was better established than this principle, that money directed to be employed in the purchase of land, and land directed to be sold and turned into money, are to be considered as that species of property into which they are directed to be converted...
Page 197 - Religion, morality, and knowledge, however, being essential to good government, it shall be the duty of the general assembly to pass suitable laws to protect every religious denomination in the peaceable enjoyment of its own mode of public worship, and to encourage schools and the means of instruction.
Page 29 - It is not a mere possible doubt; because everything relating to human affairs, and depending on moral evidence, is open to some possible or imaginary doubt. It is that state of the case which, after the entire comparison and consideration of all the evidence, leaves the minds of the jurors in that condition that they cannot say they feel an abiding conviction, to a moral certainty, of the truth of the charge.
Page 415 - The party who makes such appeal should set forth in his bill specifically what were the impediments to an earlier prosecution of his claim ; how he came to be so long ignorant of his rights, and the means used by the respondent to fraudulently keep him in ignorance ; and how and when he first came to a knowledge of the matters alleged in his bill...
Page 27 - ... he must be considered in the same situation as to responsibility as if the facts with respect to which the delusion exists were real.
Page 253 - Persons severally liable upon the same obligation or instrument, including the parties to bills of exchange and promissory notes, and sureties on the same or separate instruments, may all or any of them be included in the same action, at the option of the plaintiff...
Page 197 - Laws shall be passed taxing, by a uniform rule, all moneys, credits, investments in bonds, stocks, jointstock companies or otherwise; and, also, all real and personal property, according to its true value in money.
Page 664 - ... if it be no intermeddling with a subject over which the executive can be considered as having exercised any control ; what is there in the exalted station of the officer which shall bar a citizen from asserting in a court of justice his legal rights, or shall forbid a court to listen to the claim, or to issue a mandamus directing the performance of a duty not depending on executive discretion, but on particular acts of congress and the general principles of law...

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