The Jurist, Volume 8, Part 2

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S. Sweet, 1845 - Law
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Page 70 - ... and every word importing the singular number only shall extend and be applied to several persons or things as well as one person or thing ; and every word importing the masculine gender only shall extend and be applied to a female as well as a male.
Page 249 - It shall be lawful for the Queen, by and with the advice of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, on addresses from the houses of the Parliament of Canada, and from the houses of the respective legislatures of the colonies or provinces of Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, and British Columbia, to admit those colonies or provinces, or any of them, into the Union...
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Page 263 - This freedom from action and question at the suit of an individual is given by the law to the judges, not so much for their own sake as for the sake of the public and for the advancement of justice, that being free from actions they may be free in thought and independent in judgment, as all who are to administer justice ought to be.
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Page 10 - Courts on behalf of such person expressly named by him. and attending at his request, to inform him of the nature and...

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