The Weekly Reporter, Volume 10

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Wildy & sons, 1862 - Law reports, digests, etc
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This has a lawsuit about the Reid family, which lived in India - my connection is through James Hales Reid who married Eliza Ann Roles

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Page 178 - From the variety of cases relative to judgments being given in evidence in civil suits these two deductions seem to follow as generally true: First, that the judgment of a court of concurrent jurisdiction directly upon the point is as a plea a bar, or as evidence, conclusive between the same parties upon the same matter directly in question in another court...
Page 274 - Justices of the Peace, before whom the case shall have been tried, may, in his or their discretion, reserve any question of law which shall have arisen on the trial for the consideration of the Justices of either Bench and Barons of the Exchequer...
Page 154 - Register of Shareholders ;" and in such Book shall be fairly and distinctly entered, from Time to Time, the Names of the several Corporations, and the Names and Additions of the several Persons entitled to Shares in the Company, together with the Number of Shares to which such Shareholders shall be respectively entitled, distinguishing each Share by its Number, and the Amount of the Subscriptions paid on such Shares...
Page 212 - Schedule as Creditors, or claiming to be Creditors for the same respectively, or for which such Persons shall have given Credit to such Prisoner before the Time of filing such Petition, and which were not then payable...
Page 335 - ... the application, served upon or left at the dwelling-house of the person with whom or under whose care such defendant was at the time of serving such...
Page 238 - Thirdly, where there are circumstances that give rise to an equity as distinguished from an equitable estate, — as, for example, an equity to set aside a deed for fraud, or to correct it for mistake, — and the purchaser under the instrument maintains the plea of purchase for valuable consideration without notice, the Court will not interfere.
Page 45 - Sect. 65 enacts, that the jurisdiction of the county court under this act shall extend to the recovery of any demand not exceeding the sum of twenty pounds, which is the whole or part of the unliquidated balance of a partnership account, or the amount or part of the amount of a distributive share under an intestacy, or of any legacy under a will.
Page 217 - pro se,' because they have been introduced into the maxim to show that no man can renounce a right which his duty to the public, which the claims of society, forbid the renunciation of.
Page 137 - ... it would be enough if the vessel were, at the commencement of each stage of the navigation, properly manned and equipped for -it. But the assured makes no warranty to the underwriters that the vessel shall continue seaworthy, or that the master or crew shall do their duty during the voyage ; and their negligence or misconduct is no defence to an action on the policy, where the loss has been immediately occasioned by the perils insured against...
Page 272 - That if any Person shall, during the Continuance of such sole Liberty as aforesaid, contrary to the Intent of this Act, or Right of the Author or his Assignee, represent, or cause to be represented, without the Consent in Writing of the Author or other Proprietor first had and obtained, at any Place of Dramatic Entertainment within the Limits aforesaid, any such Production as aforesaid, or any Part thereof...

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