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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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Weekly Notes of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court ..., Volume 39

Law reports, digests, etc - 1897
...cause, the true rule is, that the injury must be the natural and porbable consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as under the surrounding circumstances of the case might and ought to be foreseen by the wrong-doer as likely to flow from his act: Hoag v. The Railroad Co., 85 Pa. 293;...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Appellate Courts of the State of ..., Volume 73

Illinois. Appellate Court, Edwin Burritt Smith, Martin L. Newell - Law reports, digests, etc - 1898
...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 wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act." In C., St. PM & ORR v. Elliott, supra, the court say: "An injury that is the natural and probable consequence...
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Pittsburgh Legal Journal, Volume 45

Law reports, digests, etc - 1898
...cause the true rule 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 have been foreseen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act:" Hoag v. RB Co., 85 Pa. 293; Pass....
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North Carolina Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the ..., Volume 124

North Carolina. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1899
...cause, the 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 wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act." West Mahoney v. Watson, 112 Pa., 574. When two causes combine to produce an injury to a traveller on...
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United States Courts of Appeals Reports: Cases Adjudged in the ..., Volume 12

Law reports, digests, etc - 1895
...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 wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act." The question in this case then is, Was it the natural and probable consequence of the statement made...
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Weekly Notes of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court ..., Volume 44

Law reports, digests, etc - 1899
...question? The rule is: "The injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence, such a •consequence as under the surrounding circumstances...and ought to have been foreseen by the wrongdoer, and likely to flow from his act:" Hoag v. RR Co., 85 Pa. 293; Voders v. Amwell Township, 172 Pa. 447;...
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 75

Abraham Clark Freeman - Law reports, digests, etc - 1900
...safest rule, "that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence—such a consequence as under the surrounding circumstances...might and ought to have been foreseen by the wrongdoer aa likely to follow from his act." It is said in Morrison v. Davis, 20 Pa. St. 171, 57 Am. Dec. 695:...
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American Negligence Cases: A Complete Collection of All Reported ..., Volume 10

Law reports, digests, etc - 1900
...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 Damages for Personal Injuries: Embracing a ...

Archibald Robinson Watson - Damages - 1901 - 944 pages
..."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 wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act."* An action can be maintained only where there is shown to be, first, a misfeasance or negligence in...
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The Liability of Municipal Corporations for Tort: Treating Fully Municipal ...

Waterman Lester Williams - Municipal corporations - 1901 - 345 pages
...language of a recent case : 1 "The injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence, such a consequence as under the surrounding circumstances...and ought to have been foreseen by the wrongdoer, and likely to flow from his act. " It does not necessarily follow, however, that the defect must be...
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