The Southwestern Reporter, Volume 239

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West Publishing Company, 1922 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 248 - Territory shall be liable to the lawful holder of said receipt or bill of lading or to any party entitled to recover •thereon, whether such receipt or bill of lading has been issued or not, for the full actual loss, damage, or injury to such property caused by it or by any such common carrier, railroad, or transportation company to which such property may be delivered or over whose line or lines such property may pass within the United States or within an adjacent foreign country when transported...
Page 248 - Columbia to a point in another state or territory, or from a point in a state or territory to a point in the District of Columbia, or from any point in the United States to a point in an adjacent foreign country...
Page 469 - Except as herein provided, such societies shall be governed by this act, and shall be exempt from all provisions of the insurance laws of this state, not only in governmental relations with the state, but for every other purpose, and no law hereafter enacted shall apply to them, unless they be expressly designated therein.
Page 3 - As in a state of civil society property of a citizen or subject is ownership, subject to the lawful demands of the sovereign, so contracts must be understood as made in reference to the possible exercise of the rightful authority of the government, and no obligation of a contract can extend to the defeat of legitimate government authority.
Page 126 - Appellant bases its claim of contributory negligence on the proposition that plaintiff saw, or by the exercise of ordinary care could have seen, the defect in time to have avoided it.
Page 291 - injury by an accident in the course of his employment," as used in this Article, shall not include an injury caused by an act of a third person intended to injure the employee because of reasons personal to him and not directed against him as an employee, or because of his employment...
Page 126 - Both motions were sustained, technically on the grounds therein specified, that the verdict was against the evidence and the weight of the evidence...
Page 5 - Therefore the judgment will be reversed, and the cause will be remanded to the circuit court, with directions to dismiss the petition -of the Central Power & Light Company at its cost.
Page 7 - No person's property shall be taken, damaged or destroyed for or applied to public use without adequate compensation being made, unless by the consent of such person; and, when taken, except for the use of the State, such compensation shall be first made, or secured by a deposit of money; and no irrevocable or uncontrollable grant of special privileges or immunities shall be made; but all privileges and franchises granted by the legislature, or created under its authority, shall be subject to the...
Page 248 - That the common carrier, railroad, or transportation company issuing such receipt or bill of lading shall be entitled to recover from the common carrier, railroad, or transnortation company on whose line the loss, damage, or injury shall have been sustained the amount of such loss, damage, or injury as it may be required to pay to the owners of such property, as may be evidenced by any receipt, judgment, or transcript thereof.

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