Michigan Reports: Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of Michigan, Volume 85

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Page 341 - ... to have and to hold the said abovo mentioned and described premises and every part and parcel thereof to the said parties, their heirs and assigns to the sole and only proper use, benefit and behoof of the said parties of the second part, .their heirs and assigns forever.
Page 189 - ... the damages of the plaintiff, on occasion of the not performing the promises within mentioned, over and above his costs and charges by him about his suit in this behalf expended to , and for those costs and charges to forty shillings.
Page 118 - ... by reason of variances between the statement in the indictment on which the trial is had and the proof of names, dates, matters, and circumstances therein mentioned, not material to the merits of the case...
Page 115 - That every mortgage or conveyance intended to operate as a mortgage of goods and chattels hereafter made, which shall not be accompanied by an immediate delivery, and followed by an actual and continued change of possession of the things mortgaged, shall be absolutely void as against the creditors of the mortgagor...
Page 348 - AD eighteen , at the county of (here set forth the act or omission charged as an offense), contrary to the form, force, and effect of the statute in such case made and provided, and against the peace and dignity of the people of the state of California.
Page 84 - ... a court of equity will not lend its aid to enforce the contract.
Page 121 - ... of this act; and in all actions brought upon said bond for damages by reason of the violation of any of the provisions thereof, the plaintiff in such action shall in the event of recovering a judgment of any amount also recover his costs of suit.
Page 214 - It is furthermore hereby expressly provided and mutually agreed that no suit or action against this Company for the recovery of any claim by virtue of this policy shall be sustained in any court of law or chancery until after an award shall have [290 been obtained fixing the amount of such claim in the manner above provided...
Page 103 - They are in every instance the sole judges of the facts, and, when called as grand jurors, they are the judges of the law as well as of the facts.
Page 384 - A husband cannot be examined for or against his wife without her consent ; nor a wife for or against her husband, without his consent ; nor can either, during the marriage or afterward, be, without the consent of the other, examined as to any communication made by one to the other during the marriage...

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