A Digest of the Nisi Prius Reports: With Notes and References, and Some Original Cases, Chiefly Collected on the Western Circuit

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J. and W.T. Clarke, 1820 - Law reports, digests, etc - 376 pages

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Contents

Acceptance supra protest
5
Beer
6
A Authority
7
Alias fieri facias see Ejectment pl 21 b ii 30
8
Declarations
9
Builder
11
a Plaintiff
2
Affray
6
g Assumpsit or case 8
8
Judges order
10
Prout patet
13
AGENT 16
16
Bill of
17
Horse race see Libel pl
22
a When valid ib Sheriff pl 28
28
Appendix Arbitrament B Landlord and tenant pl
29
PRivil EGEs ib Owners of ships
30
a Conspiracy ib Frauds statute of pl
31
Protest
36
E INDEBITATUs For MoxEY
39
Auction DUTY
47
A TRADING
49
Duriº
57
Notice of dishonour
66
Faculty see b Form of indictment
69
BILLS AND NOTES
70
Failure of consideration
75
c Fraudulent
76
c At what time
78
F ProTest
84
Notice of loss
86
b To what extent
90
COMMON
103
DEED
109
EJECTMENT
113
Notice to quit
115
Marshal of K B
117
b Where the only evidence
118
PEERAGE 361
122
STATE PAPERS
124
c Handwriting
130
Comparison of hands
131
Deposit of deeds
142
a Reservation ib M TRIAL
143
Encroachment
144
Duress
145
Competency of witnesses
150
FRAUDS STATUTE OF
151
b By statute
157
Inclosed park see A WHERE bound BY ACT DUR
158
Insolvency
159
Composition with creditors
161
Enemy
164
Deposit in lieu of bail
167
K Misco NDUCT
174
c In what form
180
Compound interest
184
JUDGMENT
185
B How compUTED
188
B RENT
189
b Pleadings
196
170
204
Lottery
206
b Care in sickness
207
Auter action pendant
211
NOLLE PROSEQUI
212
NUISANCE
213
b In other cases
217
Agent London
218
Parties to action
219
A PLEADED IN ABATEMENT
226
QUALIFICATION
228
Baptism
230
Non assumpsit
234
PROCESS
248
Buoy
250
Barge see
252
And see Assumpsit pl 1
292
False return see Bills and notes pl
293
Publication
301
And see Bills and notes pl 823
302
Blacºmº
307
Assig NMENT of copy RIGHT
310
Obstruction of trade
312
Cancelling acceptance
319
Bargeman
320
Mesne profits
324
Poisoning animals
344
b Agreement in respect of third per
345
h ib
346
FRAUDULENT
350
Blanks
355
a From what time
357
Extortion
358
Putting off trial
361
Occupier
367
Block of stone
368
Interest reversionary
And see Agent pl 1201
1
ACTION ib Oysters see Fishery pl 2
2
Barn
3
Hotel see Trespass pl 5
5
b Offences against public decency ib Gaming pl 7 8
7
Farmer see Variance pl 10
10
And see Assumpsit pl 105 Arbitrament pl 12
12
Alien Bill see Evidence pl 11 136
13
Faro see Evidence pl 17
17
A OPERATION of covenaNTs 106 Crown Cases
19
Miscasting
21
A To what PERsons THE Ejectment pl 1 4 5 7 8 Forgery
2
a To what covenantor
4
Allowance see Physician pl 5 6 9 10
5
a In respect of residence ib Arrest pl 8
8
Discount
9
BARON AND FEME 65
11
Alteration see Debtor and creditor pl 1 4 6
1
Taxes 190 Evidence pl 321
2
OFFICE 215
2
And see Action pl 3 223
3
A Own ERs HIP of cARRIAGE ib Annuity pl 4
4
Conviction
6
B VALID or ILLEGAL 27
7
Dwellinghouse
10
a When regular
11
Creditor see Covenant pl 12
12
c Obstruction of plaintiffs trade
14
Forei courts see France
15
And see Courts pl 1 Stamps pl 3
18
DEFAMATION 110
B ON cRIMINAL CHARGEs ib LABOUR
2
Criticism see Penalty pl l
3
Indorsement on trust deed see INNKEEPER 160
4
Estate
5
Anchor see Witness pl 283
6
en policy see Op º pl 83 PARENT AND CHILD 218
10
Crops see Ship pl 31 46 934
13
Attorney pl 37
1
Cross examination see Setoff pl 3
3
b Obstruction of windows
4
A Condition How CoNSTRUED
5
Original see Game pl 8
8
Statutes B s And see Tender pl 14 38
14
Ready money
16
Crown see Date
19
COURTS 105
1
Ad valorem
6
And see Amendments
7
East India company
9
And see Abatement B b Ship pl 1205 Motion
18
B WoRDs of FELoNY l l 1
8
Invoice
9
A WHAT shall be ib Bankrupt pl 10
10
Receipt
And see Assumpsit E

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Page 204 - The defendant asked, and the court refused, the following instructions: (2) The letter of deceased read in evidence by plaintiff does not constitute a sufficient acknowledgment of the debt to take the case out of the statute.
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Page 353 - And whereas it is expedient that foreign debts shall be recoverable in the said isle, in such and like manner as debts contracted within the same. We, therefore, your majesty's most dutiful and loyal subjects, the Lieutenant Governor, Council, Deemsters, and Keys, of the said isle, do humbly beseech your majesty, that it may be enacted and be it enacted by the king's most excellent majesty, by and with the...
Page 20 - Thus the declaration of a servant employed to sell a horse, is evidence to charge the master with a warranty, if made at the time of sale ; if made at any other time, the facts must be proved by the servant himself.

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