Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of Washington, Volume 66

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Bancroft-Whitney Company, 1912 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 326 - No county, city, township school district or other municipal corporation shall be allowed to become indebted in any manner or for any purpose to an amount, including existing indebtedness in the aggregate exceeding five per centum on the value of the taxable property therein, to be ascertained by the last assessment for State and county taxes previous to the incurring of such indebtedness.
Page 379 - An unqualified order or promise to pay is unconditional within the meaning of this act, though coupled with — 1. An indication of a particular fund out of which reimbursement is to be made, or a particular account to be debited with the amount; or 2. A statement of the transaction which gives rise to the instrument.
Page 378 - An instrument to be negotiable must conform to the following requirements: 1. It must be in writing and signed by the maker or drawer. 2. Must contain an unconditional promise or order to pay a sum certain in money.
Page 263 - The sum payable is a sum certain within the meaning of this act, although it is to be paid — (1) With interest; or (2) By stated installments; or (31 By stated installments, with a provision that upon default in payment of any installment or of interest, the whole shall become due...
Page 541 - From a deliberate and premeditated design to effect the death of the person killed, or of another, or 2. By an act imminently dangerous to others, and evincing a depraved mind, regardless of human life, although without a premeditated design to effect the death of any individual; or without a design to effect death, by a person engaged in the commission of, or in an attempt to commit a felony, either upon or affecting the person killed or otherwise; or, 3. When perpetrated in committing the crime...
Page 145 - States, for the payment of which sum well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors, administrators, and successors, jointly and severally, firmly by these presents.
Page 278 - An act making appropriations for the construction, repair and preservation of certain public works on rivers and harbors, and for other purposes...
Page 585 - ... entitled to remain in possession of the homestead and of all the wearing apparel of the family, and of all the household furniture of the deceased, and shall also be entitled to a reasonable provision for their support, to be allowed by the Probate Judge.
Page 541 - The killing of a human being, unless it is excusable or justifiable, is murder in the first degree, when committed either From a deliberate and premeditated design to effect the death of the person killed, or of another...
Page 136 - Is guilty of a felony and punishable by imprisonment for not more than ten years, or by a fine of not more than five thousand dollars, or both.

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