Reports of Cases in Law and Equity, Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Georgia, in the Year ..., Volume 49

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Edward O. Jenkins, 1874 - Equity
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Page 692 - From the variety of cases relative to judgments being given in evidence in civil suits, these two deductions seem to follow as generally true: first, that the judgment of a court of concurrent jurisdiction, directly upon the point, is as a plea, a bar, or as evidence, conclusive, between the same parties, upon the same matter, directly in question in another court...
Page 467 - States, which declares that the citizens of each State shall be entitled to all the privileges and immunities of citizens in the several States.
Page 108 - When the death of one is caused by the wrongful act or omission of another, the personal representatives of the former may maintain an action therefor against the latter, if the former might have maintained an action had he lived, against the latter for an injury for the same act or omission.
Page 189 - For instance: if the witness be of good fame; if she presently discovered the offence, and made search for the offender ; if the party accused fled for it : these and the like are concurring circumstances which give greater probability to her evidence.
Page 465 - Court that from prejudice or local influence he will not be able to obtain justice in such State Court...
Page 188 - It is true rape is a most detestable crime, and therefore ought severely and impartially to be punished with death; but it must be remembered, that it is an accusation easily to be made and hard to be proved, and harder to be defended by the party accused, tho never so innocent.
Page 237 - The powers of taxation over the whole State shall be exercised by the General Assembly for the following purposes only: For the support of the State Government and the public institutions. For educational purposes, in instructing children in the elementary branches of an English education only.
Page 416 - ... was in arrears, and that the assessments due by Kalinski to the endowment rank were received in ignorance of the fact that he was so in arrears, and had been tendered back after his death, and several months subsequent to the application of his widow for payment of the policy.
Page 337 - Witnesseth: that the said parties of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of dollars, lawful money of the United States of America, to them well and truly paid, by the said party of the second part...
Page 298 - The jury returned a verdict for the defendants. The plaintiff moved for a new trial, upon the ground that the verdict was contrary to the law and the evidence.

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