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Page 293 - And the said records and judicial proceedings authenticated as aforesaid, shall have such faith and credit given to them in every court within the United States, as they have by law or usage in the courts of the state from whence the said records are or shall be taken.
Page 86 - ... shall be the constables of the county, which service and execution shall be made in the same manner and...
Page 72 - no action shall be brought whereby to charge any executor or administrator upon any special promise to answer damages out of his own estate ; or whereby to charge the defendant upon any special promise to answer for the debt, default, or miscarriage of another person...
Page 300 - ' every estoppel, because it concludeth a man to allege the truth, must be certain to every intent, and not to be taken by argument or inference.
Page 21 - That the maintaining of these actions upon such notes, were innovations upon the rules of the common law; and that it amounted to the setting up a new sort of specialty unknown to the common law, and invented in Lombard street, which attempted in these matters of bills of exchange to give laws to Westminster Hall.
Page 178 - Act as an improvement, he shall be liable to an action on the case, in the nature of an action of waste, for the damage thereby occasioned, at the suit of any person entitled to any estate in remainder or reversion in such lands.
Page 17 - ... a purchaser of goods and chattels may have a satisfaction from the seller, if he sells them as his own and the title proves deficient, without any express warranty for that purpose.
Page 207 - until such dower be assigned to her, It shall be lawful for the widow to remain in and hold and enjoy the mansion of her husband, and the messuage or plantation thereto belonging, without being liable to pay any rent for the same.
Page 94 - II that the forty days' undisturbed residence of any person necessary to gain a settlement should be accounted only from the time of his delivering notice in writing, of the place of his abode and the number of his family, to one of the churchwardens or overseers of the parish where he came to dwell.