Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: And Upon Writs of Error from that Court to the Exchequer Chamber [1836-38], Volume 2

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S. Sweet, 1839 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 73 - On the other hand, the general rule, supported by the best elementary writers, is, that "when an act of the legislature is repealed, it must be considered, except as to transactions past and closed, as if it never existed.
Page 180 - Ship called the whereof is Master for this present Voyage and now riding at Anchor in the and bound for to say being marked and numbered as in the Margin, and are to be delivered in the like good order and well conditioned...
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Page 104 - Person who shall be employed in any Parish or Union in carrying this Act or the Laws for the Relief of the Poor into execution...
Page 182 - The question for the opinion of the Court is, whether, under the above circumstances, the plaintiff is entitled to recover.
Page 574 - If it is a sort of Injury by which the Offender acquires no gain to himself at the expense of the sufferer, as beating, or imprisoning a man, &c.
Page 272 - That no action shall be brought whereby to charge any person upon or by reason of any representation or assurance made or given concerning or relating to the character, conduct, credit, ability, trade, or dealings of any other person, to the intent or purpose that such other person may obtain credit, money, or goods upon, unless such representation or assurance be made in writing, signed by the party to be charged therewith.
Page 81 - ... any bill of exchange or promissory note be affected by reason of any statute or law in force for the prevention of usury...
Page 144 - ... as aforesaid, afterwards and before the return of the said writ, to wit, on the same day and year ' in the said declaration mentioned, being the said time when, &c.
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