Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, Volume 138

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Page 575 - It is furthermore hereby expressly provided and mutually agreed that no suit or action against this company for the recovery of any claim by virtue of this policy shall be sustained in any court of law or chancery until after an award shall have been obtained fixing the amount of such claim in the manner above provided...
Page 527 - State, subject only to the t\vo restrictions, that the taxation shall not be at a greater rate than is assessed upon other moneyed capital in the hands of individual citizens of such State...
Page 574 - In case of any loss or damage under this policy, a STATEMENT in writing, signed and sworn to by the insured shall be forthwith rendered to the company, setting forth the value of the property insured...
Page 32 - As held by us in the case of The Connecticut Mutual v. Schaefer, just decided, any person has a right to procure an insurance on his own life and to assign it to another, provided it be not done by way of cover for a wager policy...
Page 469 - No action, suit, or process whatever shall be had, maintained or prosecuted against any person in whose house, chamber, stable, barn or other building, or on whose estate any fire shall * * * accidentally begin...
Page 174 - ... so much knowledge, or probable information of the fatal tendency of the prescription, that it may be reasonably presumed by the jury to be the effect of obstinate wilful rashness at the least, and not of an honest intention and expectation to cure.
Page 132 - American experience table of mortality, and interest at the rate of four and one half per cent per annum.
Page 515 - ... sold, and the proceeds of the sale applied to the payment of his notes; and that he might 'be admitted as a creditor for the balance of his debt.
Page 553 - ... any such surviving child shall die, under age, and not having been married, all the estate that came to the deceased child by inheritance from such deceased parent shall descend in equal shares to the other children of the same parent, and to the issue of any such other children who shall have died, by right of representation.

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