Reports of Cases in Chancery, Argued and Determined in the Rolls Court During the Time of Lord Langdale, Master of the Rolls. [1838-1866], Volume 5

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Page xxv - Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain, by and with the advice and assistance of the Right Honourable HENRY Lord LANGDALE, Master of the Rolls, the Right Honourable Sir LANCELOT...
Page 117 - ... shall be assets to be administered in courts of equity for the payment of the just debts of such persons, as well debts due on simple contract as on specialty...
Page 4 - And be it further enacted, that no conveyance or other act made or done subsequently to the execution of a will of or relating to any real or personal estate therein comprised, except an act by which such will shall be revoked as aforesaid, shall prevent the operation of the will with respect to such estate or interest in such real or personal estate as the testator shall have power to dispose of by will at the time of his death.
Page 582 - If two inconsistent acts be passed at different times, the last is to be obeyed ; and, if obedience cannot be observed without derogating from the first, it is the first which must give way. Every act of parliament must be considered with reference to the state of the law subsisting when it came into operation, and when it is to be applied. It cannot otherwise be rationally construed. Every act is made either for the purpose of making a change in the law, or for the purpose of better declaring the...
Page xxv - England," and in pursuance and execution of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, ORDER AND DIRECT, that...
Page 538 - England by adopting the treaty ; but after the best consideration which I have been able to give to the subject...
Page 180 - If it might, consistently with the will, be applied to other than strictly charitable purposes, the trust is too indefinite for the Court to execute.
Page xvi - ... his name and place of abode, and also the name or names and place or places of abode of the attorney or attornies to whom he shall have been articled, written in legible characters...
Page 408 - ... his executor, administrator, or assignee, or to the party chargeable with such bill as aforesaid...
Page 117 - ... be liable to all the same suits in equity at the suit of any of the creditors of such debtor, whether creditors by simple contract or by specialty, as...

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