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The American and English Encyclopedia of Law
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A Treatise on Criminal Law as Applicable to the Dominion of Canada

Samuel Robinson Clarke - Criminal law - 1872 - 717 pages
...time when the second marriage was contracted. By this proviso, the Legislature sanctions a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead ; but the proviso affords no ground for the converse proposition, — namely, that when a person has been...
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The Law Reports: Sessions cases, 1869-72

James Redfoord Bulwer - Justices of the peace - 1872 - 599 pages
...when the second marriage was contracted. The Legislature, by this proviso, sanctions a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead ; but the proviso affords no ground for the converse proposition, viz. that when a party has teen seen or...
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The Indian Criminal Codes

India, Fendall Currie - Criminal law - 1872 - 789 pages
...proving it rested with those interested in asserting it. In other words, although there is a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead at the end of that period, that he was alive or dead at any given date during that period is not a...
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Albany Law Journal, Volume 8

Law - 1874
...as to presumption of life. The conclusion is that, except the presumption (however it first arose) that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead, the law makes no presumption at all ; but notwithstanding that Sir William Grant, in one of the earliest...
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Albany Law Journal, Volume 8

Law - 1874
...as to presumption of life. The conclusion is that, except the presumption (however it first arose) that a person who has not been heard of for seven years iť df ad, the law makes no presumption at all ; but notwithstanding that Sir William Grant, in one...
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The Law of Wills, Volume 3

Isaac Fletcher Redfield - Executors and administrators - 1877
...when the second marriage was contracted. The legislature by this provision sanctions a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead ; but the provision affords no ground for the converse proposition : viz., that where a party has been seen...
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A Treatise on Crimes and Misdemeanors, Volume 3

Sir William Oldnall Russell, Samuel Prentice - Criminal law - 1877
...time when the second marriage was contracted. The Legislature by this proviso sanctions a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead ; but the proviso affords no ground for the converse proposition, viz. that when a party has been seen or...
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Reports of the Supreme Court of the United States, Volume 7; Volume 97

United States. Supreme Court, William T. Otto - Law reports, digests, etc - 1879
...Taylor, in the first volume of his Treatise on the Law of Evidence (sect. 157), says, that " although a person who has not been heard of for seven years is presumed to be dead, the law raises no presumption as to the time of his death ; and, therefore, if...
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The Central Law Journal, Volume 8

Law - 1879
...Taylor, in the first volume of his treatise on the Law of Evidence, sec. 157, says that " although a person who has not been heard of for seven years is presumed to be dead, the law raises no presumption as to the time of his death; and, therefore, if...
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The Ohio Law Journal, Volume 2

Law - 1882
...time when the second marriage was contracted. The Legislature by this proviso, sanctions a presumption that a person who has not been heard of for seven years is dead ; but the proviso affords no ground for the converse proposition, viz., that when a party has been seen or...
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