Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Common Pleas, and Other Courts: With Tables of the Cases and Principal Matters, 5. köide

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Page 277 - Suit after the Defendant or Defendants shall have appeared, or if upon Demurrer Judgment shall be given against the Plaintiff or Plaintiffs, the Defendant or Defendants...
Page 164 - God and his reason commanded him to subdue the earth, ie, improve it for the benefit of life, and therein lay out something upon it that was his own, his labour.
Page 468 - ... heirs male of the body and bodies of all and every such son and sons lawfully issuing ; the elder of such sons, and the heirs male of his body...
Page 394 - In a private action for slander of a common person, if JS publish that he hath heard JN say, that JG was a traitor or thief ; in an action of the case, if the truth be such, he may justify.
Page 336 - ... we are of opinion that the rule for a new trial must be made absolute...
Page 268 - ... in the order and disposition of the bankrupt, with the consent of the true owner, and that the title to the goods vested in the trustees, is admissible under a plea of not possessed^).
Page 65 - ... as aforesaid, for a long space of time, to wit, for the space of four days...
Page 228 - Langston, and her assigns, for and during the term of her natural life, without impeachment of waste...
Page 252 - ... assigns, should at any time agree with, and no others, from time to time, and at all times thereafter during the term of years therein expressed, should and lawfully might make, use, exercise and vend...
Page 481 - The question for the opinion of the court was whether the plaintiff was entitled to recover. If he was, the verdict was to stand; if he was not entitled to recover, a verdict was to be entered for the defendants.

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