Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: In Michaelmas, Hilary and Easter Terms in the ... Year[s] of William IV, Volume 6

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Page 435 - That in Actions of Debt or upon the Case grounded upon any Simple Contract no Acknowledgment or Promise by Words only shall be deemed sufficient Evidence of a new or continuing Contract, whereby to take any Case out of the Operation of the...
Page 715 - Thirdly, it may happen by the misconduct of the suffering party only; and then the rule is, that the sufferer must bear his own burden. Lastly, it may have been the fault of the ship which ran the other down; and, in this case, the injured party would be entitled to an entire compensation from the other.
Page 322 - And the said doth hereby, for himself, his executors and administrators, covenant, promise and agree to and with the said...
Page 276 - Kent, or the custom of any borough, or any other particular custom, shall be in writing, and signed by the party so devising the same, or by some other person in his presence and by his express directions, and shall be attested and subscribed in the presence of the said devisor by three or four credible witnesses, or else they shall be utterly void and of none effect.
Page 791 - be also given in like manner ; unless the judge who tried the said " issue, shall certify that the said defendant or tenant, or plaintiff in " replevin, had a probable cause to plead such matter, which upon " the said issue shall be found against him.
Page 258 - I do revoke all former wills by me at any time heretofore made, and do declare this only to be my last will and testament. In witness whereof, I have to this my last will...
Page 730 - ... or whether such father be within the age of twenty-one years or of full age, by his deed executed in his lifetime or by his last will...
Page 229 - ... years, but nevertheless, such claim may be defeated in any other way by which the same is now liable to be defeated; and...
Page 801 - Demurrer joined, be judged insufficient. Costs shall be given at the Discretion of the Court, or if a Verdict shall be found upon any Issue in the said Cause for the Plaintiff or Demandant, Costs shall be also given in like Manner, unless the Judge who tried the said Issue shall certify, that the said Defendant or Tenant, or Plaintiff in Replevin had a probable Cause to plead such Matter, which upon the said Issue shall be found against him.
Page 543 - The only distinction between that case and the present, is, that there the action for the wrong was brought at the instance of the insurance office, which is not the case here. But it establishes that a recovery upon a contract with the insurers is no bar to a claim for damages against the wrong-doer.

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