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A Treatise on the Rules which Govern the Interpretation and Application of ... - Page 315
by Theodore Sedgwick - 1857 - 712 pages
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Reports of Civil and Criminal Cases Decided by the ..., Volume 6; Volume 154

Kentucky. Court of Appeals, James Hughes, Achilles Sneed, Martin D. Hardin, George Minos Bibb, Alexander Keith Marshall, William Littell, Thomas Bell Monroe, John James Marshall, James Greene Dana, Benjamin Monroe, James P. Metcalfe, Alvin Duvall, William Pope Duvall Bush, John Rodman, Charles Cyrus Turner, Edward Warren Hines, Thomas Lewis Edelen, Thomas Robert McBeath, Robert G. Higdon, T. M. Jones, Amos Hall Eblen - Law reports, digests, etc - 1913
...it and the statute, and it does not appear that the Legislature intended to cover the whole subject. Statutes in derogation of the common law are to be strictly construed, unless as in some States, there is a provision to the contrary." And although we have a statute, in...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Chancery of the State of ..., Volume 41

New Jersey. Court of Chancery - Law reports, digests, etc - 1886
...position, in reference to the rule of construction, is (1) that it is opposed to the well-recognized rule that statutes in derogation of the common law are to be construed strictly. See Sinnickson v. Johnston, ..' Harr. 144 ! Tlnsman v. Railroad Co., 2 Dutch. 167...
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The Political Code of the State of New York

New York (State). Commissioners of the Code, David Dudley Field, William Curtis Noyes, Alexander Warfield Bradford - New York (State) - 1859 - 607 pages
...Construction of the Code. J 1125. Repeal of former statutes. 1126. Time when Code takes effect. § 1124. The rule that statutes in derogation of the common law are to be strictly construed has no application to this Code. § 1125. All statutes, laws, and rules heretofore lUtUtM. .,. . ....
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Reports of cases argued and determined in the Superior Court of ..., Volume 14

New York (State). Superior Court (New York), Joseph S. Bosworth - Law reports, digests, etc - 1859
...view to substantial justice between the parties, (Code, § 159). And again it is enacted (§ 467) that the rule, that statutes in derogation of the common law, are to be strictly construed, has no application to the code. Rowland v. Phalen. tation of its words when no beneficial purpose renders...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 22

Horace E. Carter, Albert Gallatin Porter, Gordon Tanner, Michael Crawford Kerr, Benjamin Harrison, James Buckley Black, John Worth Kern, Augustus Newton Martin, Francis Marion Dice, John Lewis Griffiths, Sidney Romelee Moon, Charles Frederick Remy - Law reports, digests, etc - 1864
...this, in all cases, as to instruments which are the foundation of the action. Hence, by the general rule, that statutes in derogation of the common law, are to be strictly construed; pleadings, where the statute has not prescribed differently, may be as at common law. In this case...
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Reports of Cases in Law and Equity in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 41

Law reports, digests, etc - 1864
...unius &c. excludes them by construction from being that character of property. It is to be remarked that statutes in derogation of the common law are to be strictly construed in this regard ; and the common law is not abrogated by mere implication, when both the common law...
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The Civil Code of the State of New York Reported Complete

Civil law - 1865 - 776 pages
...this State there is no common law, in any case, where the law is declared by the five Codes. § 2032. The rule that statutes in derogation of the common law are to be strictly construed, has no application to this Code. § 2033. All statutes, laws and rules heretofore in force in thia...
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The New Jersey Magazine, Volume 1

1867
...abrogated. In reference even to private relations, its doctrines are materially changed. The doctrine, "that statutes in derogation of the Common Law are to be strictly construed," has now in reality no solid foundation either in American or English jurisprudence; and, though for...
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North Carolina Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the ..., Volume 74

Law reports, digests, etc - 1876
...Am. Notes to Hulme v. Tenant, lsť White and T. Leading Cases, Eq., at page 537 ; and consequently the rule, that statutes in derogation of the common law, are to be construed strictly, here applies with all its force. Draper \. Jordan, 5 Jones' Eq., at pages 176-77....
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Albany Law Journal, Volume 11

Law - 1875
...v. Stivers, 28 Iowa, 802, is, therefore, not an authority here. We apprehend that a due regard for the rule that statutes in derogation of the common law are to be strictly construed would preclude the construction for which our correspondent contends. ED. AL ,1 , ] THE CENTRAL VERMONT...
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