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" In determining what is proximate cause, the true rule is that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and ought to have been foreseen by the... "
The South Western Reporter - Page 7
1920
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 9

Law reports, digests, etc - 1887
...cause, the true rule is that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances...by the wrong-doer as likely to flow from his act." Measured again by this rule, and the plaintiff's case fails; for, while the supervisors might have...
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The Atlantic Reporter, Volume 49

Law reports, digests, etc - 1901
...such an act that the injury is the natural and probable sequence of negligence,— such a sequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case,...foreseen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act. Unless the injury is produced In that way, It Is quite unimportant to consider how negligent the defendant...
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The Atlantic Reporter, Volume 15

Law reports, digests, etc - 1889
...Varnau were the natural and probable consequence of the negligence of the defendant, or its servants, such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and should have been foreseen by the servant as likely to flow from his carelessness, and there was no...
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 97

Law reports, digests, etc - 1916
...injuries to the plaintiff. The injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence ; such a -consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case might or ought to have been foreseen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act." The charge, as a whole,...
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The Southwestern Reporter, Volume 222

Law reports, digests, etc - 1920
...efficient cause is relied on by the defendant. RCL vol. 22, 32; Clark v. Wallace, 51 Colo. 437, 118 Рас. 973, Ann. Cas. 1913B, 355 and note. [4]...Hoag v. Lake Shore & MSR Co., 85 Pa. 293, 27 Am. Rep. 653. In Deming v. Merchants' Cotton Press, etc., Co., 90 Tenn. 306, 17 SW 89, 13 LRA 518, this court...
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The Eastern Reporter: Containing All the Decisions of the States ..., Volume 8

Law reports, digests, etc - 1887
...the true rule is, that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence ; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances...by the wrong-doer as likely to flow from his act." Tested by this rule, the negligence and the injury certainly appear a long distance apart. Assuming...
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All ..., Volume 26

Railroad law - 1887
...should find that his injuries were the natural and probable consequence of the act of the conductor ;• such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and should have have been foreseen by the conductor as likely to flow from his act. It is said that these...
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The Eastern Reporter: Containing All the Decisions of the States ..., Volume 9

Law reports, digests, etc - 1887
...should find that his injuries were the natural and probable consequence of the act of the conductor ; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and should have been foreseen by the conductor as likely to flow from his act. It is said that these points...
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A Treatise on the Law of Negligence, Volume 1

Thomas Gaskell Shearman, Amasa Angell Redfield - Negligence - 1888
...cause, the true rule is that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence, such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances...the •wrong-doer, as likely to flow from his act" (per Paxson, J., Pittsburgh So. R. Co. v. Taylor, 104 Penn. St. 306 ; SP Hoag v. Lake Shore, &c. R....
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The New York Supplement

Law reports, digests, etc - 1914
...cause, the true rule Is that the Injury must be the natural aud probable consequence of the negligence ; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and ought to have been seen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act." Mitchell v. Rochester Ry. Co., 151 NY 107, 45...
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