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Page 128 - Every member of the company undertakes to contribute to the assets of the company in the event of the same being wound up during the time that he is a member or within one year afterwards for payment of the debts and liabilities of the company contracted before the time at which he ceases to be a member...
Page 64 - if any person called to give evidence in any court of justice, whether in a civil or criminal proceeding, shall. object to take an oath, or shall be objected to as incompetent to take an oath, such person shall, if the presiding judge is satisfied that the taking of an oath would have no binding effect on his conscience...
Page 64 - no order for the attachment of the wages of any servant, labourer, or workman shall be made by the judge of any Court of Record or Inferior Court.
Page 56 - Marbury proceeding was instituted by a motion for a rule to show cause why a writ of mandamus should not issue to direct James Madison, as Secretary of State, to deliver to Marbury a commission as a justice of the peace.
Page 130 - As to counsel attending at Judges' Chambers, no costs thereof shall in any case be allowed, unless the judge certifies it to be a proper case for counsel to attend.
Page 82 - I mention that because it is important to express my view that, in cases of this sort, where the question is whether the one party is set free by the action of the other, the real matter for consideration is, whether the acts or conduct of the one do or do not amount to an intimation of an intention to abandon and altogether to refuse performance of the contract.
Page 34 - Bench for a rule calling on the auditor and the guardians to show cause why a writ of certiorari should not issue to bring up the school fees account, together with the allowance by the auditor and his reasons for the allowance.
Page 64 - No writ of attachment shall be issued without the leave of the Court or a Judge, to be applied for on notice to the party against whom the attachment is to be issued.