The Mysore Chief Court Reports: Reports of Cases Decided in the Chief Court of Mysore, Volume 4

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Richmond F. Hayes at the Daily Post and Examiner Press, 1900 - Law reports, digests, etc

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Page 265 - Complaint" means the allegation made orally or in writing to a Magistrate, with a view to his taking action under this Code, that some person whether known or unknown, has committed an offence, but it does not include the report of a police officer.
Page 176 - ... engages or offers to go armed, with any deadly weapon or with anything which used as a weapon of offence is likely to cause death, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both. 159. \^hen two or more persons, by fighting in a public place, disturb the public peace, they are said to
Page 31 - The existence of any separate oral agreement, constituting a condition precedent to the attaching of any obligation under any such contract, grant, or disposition of property, may be proved.
Page 243 - local law" is a law applicable only to a particular part of British India. 43. The word "illegal" is applicable to everything which is an offence or which is prohibited by law, or which furnishes ground for a civil action ; and a person is said to be "legally bound to do" whatever it is illegal in him to omit.
Page 123 - Beer,' the head-note of which states that " an agreement between judgment debtor and creditor, that in consideration of the debtor paying down part of the judgment debt and costs, and on condition of his paying to the creditor or his nominee the residue by instalments, the creditor will not take any proceedings on the judgment, is nudum pactum, being without consideration, and does not prevent the creditor after payment of the whole...
Page 263 - Court or from the •dictation of such presiding officer in the language of the Court, or in English ; and shall contain the point or points for determination, the decision thereon and the reasons for the decision...
Page 183 - No confession made by any person whilst he is in the custody of a police officer, unless it be made in the immediate presence of a Magistrate, shall be proved as against such person.
Page 126 - The wealth of a deceased damsel, let the uterine brethren themselves take. On failure of them, it shall belong to the mother; or, if she be dead, to the father.
Page 245 - If the summons has been issued on complaint, and upon the day appointed for the appearance of the accused, or any day subsequent thereto to which the hearing may be adjourned, the complainant does not appear, the Magistrate shall, notwithstanding anything hereinbefore contained, acquit the accused, unless for some reason he thinks proper to adjourn the hearing of the case to some other day...
Page 255 - Procedure, shall apply to all fines imposed under the authority of any Act hereafter to be passed, unless such Act shall contain an express provision to the contrary.

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