Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, Volume 39

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Page 81 - SHAW, CJ, delivered the opinion of the Court. This is an application by the defendant, to set aside the verdict and grant a new trial, on the affidavit of the jurors, that in the assessment of damages they made a mistake. The mistake alleged was this, that in estimating the value of the goods which were the subject of controversy, one witness only was examined, who testified as to the quality, condition and cost of the goods, and to his...

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