Reports of Cases Argued and Ruled at Nisi Prius, in the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas: 1793[-1807] ...

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Page 113 - Eliz. were grown into blades, the defendant, in consideration that the plaintiff, at the special instance and request of the said...
Page 231 - And that within the said manor there now is, and from time whereof the memory of man is not to the contrary, hath been a certain...
Page 115 - Where a debtor to the plaintiff, being sued by the plaintiff, pending the suit and before execution, being insolvent, executed an assignment of all his effects to trustees for the benefit of all his creditors, under which possession was immediately taken : — Held, that the assignment was not fraudulent within 13 Eliz.
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Page 185 - ... be left to the jury to say whether it was intended by the defendant, at first, to be a valid agreement on his part, or as only containing proposals in writing, subject to future revision (w) : and if the aid of equity be sought, these circumstances would have equal weight with the Court.
Page 447 - Watson now moved for a rule to shew cause, why the nonsuit should not be set aside, and a new trial had, on the ground of misdirection.

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