Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With Tables of the Names of the Cases and the Principal Matters, 2. köide

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Page 656 - From the variety of cases relative to judgments being given in evidence in civil suits, these two deductions seem to follow as generally true: first, that the judgment of a court of concurrent jurisdiction, directly upon the point, is as a plea, a bar, or as evidence, conclusive, between the same parties, upon the same matter, directly in question in another court...
Page 636 - Will. 4, c. 76, to shew cause why a writ of mandamus should not issue, directed to them, commanding them to obey a certain order, under the hands and seals of the Poor Law Commissioners, &c.
Page 63 - A rule having been obtained calling on the plaintiff to shew cause why the verdict should not be set aside, and a new trial had...
Page 522 - ... by reason of some defects in the law poor people are not restrained from going from one parish to another, and therefore do endeavour to settle themselves in those parishes where there is the best stock, the largest commons or wastes to build cottages, and the most woods for them to burn and destroy, and when they have consumed it then to another parish, and at last become rogues and vagabonds, to the great discouragement of parishes to provide stocks where it is liable to be devoured by strangers...
Page 410 - ... over, within the custom of merchants, to any other person; and that such person to whom the sum of money mentioned in such note is payable, cannot maintain an action, by the custom of merchants, against the person who first made and signed the same...
Page 133 - A factor is a person to whom goods are consigned for sale by a merchant residing abroad or at a distance from the place of sale ; and he usually sells in his own name...
Page 619 - ... sealed and delivered, in the presence of, and attested by two or more credible witnesses...
Page 412 - Lincoln assizes a verdict was found for the plaintiff, with 60/. damages, subject to the opinion of the court on the following case : — The defendant occupied a farm, consisting of a messuage, cottages, barn, stables, out-houses, and lands, at Bigby, in the county of Lincoln, under a lease from the plaintiff for...
Page 524 - ... appeal to the next General Quarter Sessions of the Peace, to be held for the said county, riding or division, city or town corporate, who, upon hearing of the said appeal, shall have full power finally to determine the same.
Page 782 - But where acts are done or omitted by the owner of the inheritance, and persons dealing with him as to the land, which ought not reasonably to be done or omitted, if: the term existed in the hands of a trustee, and if there do not appear to be any thing that should prevent a surrender from having been made; in such. cases, the things done or omitted may most reasonably be accounted for by supposing a surE render of the terra, and therefore a surrender may be presumed : We think there are Such things...

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