Cases Determined in the St. Louis and the Kansas City Courts of Appeals of the State of Missouri, Volume 117

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Page 95 - The distinction is very clear, where mutual covenants go to the whole of the consideration on both sides, they: are mutual conditions, the one precedent to the other; but when they go only to a part where a breach may be paid for in damages, there the defendant has a remedy on his covenant, and shall not plead it as a condition precedent.
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Page 369 - ... condition of health of an individual upon whom it is inflicted, such injury appears as the active, efficient cause that sets in motion agencies that result in death, without the intervention of any other independent force, then it should be regarded as the sole and proximate cause of death.
Page 649 - State, the time of his absence shall not be deemed or taken as any part of the time limited for the commencement of such action.
Page 512 - The principle is, that whatever relates merely to the remedy and constitutes part of the procedure is determined by the law of the forum, for matters of process must be, uniform in the courts of the same country ; but whatever goes to the substance of the obligation and affects the rights of the parties, as growing out of the contract itself, or inhering in it or attaching to it, is governed by the law of the contract.
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