Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Common Pleas and Exchequer Chamber: With Tables of the Names of the Cases and Principal Matters, Volume 2

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Page 615 - That all actions and prosecutions to be commenced against any person for any thing done in pursuance of this act shall be laid and tried in the county where the fact was committed, and shall be commenced within six calendar months after the fact committed, and not otherwise ; and notice in writing of such action, and of the eause thereof, shall be given to the defendant one calendar month at least before the commencement of the action...
Page 616 - Provided always, that nothing herein contained shall extend to any case where the party trespassing acted under a fair and reasonable supposition that he had a right to do the act complained of...
Page 616 - And, for the protection of persons acting in the execution of this act, be it enacted, that all actions and prosecutions to be commenced against any person for any thing done in pursuance of this act shall be laid and tried in the county where the fact was committed, and shall be commenced within six calendar months after the fact committed...
Page 620 - That if any Person shall wilfully or maliciously commit any Damage, Injury, or Spoil to or upon any Real or Personal Property whatsoever, either of a public or private Nature, for which no Remedy or Punishment is hereinbefore provided...
Page 496 - Writings, with or without power of revocation and new appointment, to be by him sealed and delivered in the presence of and attested by Two or more credible Witnesses...
Page 166 - Governor, and the said Company for the time being, or the greater part of them which...
Page 610 - Act who shall be in attendance at the nearest watchhouse, in order that such person may be secured until he can be brought before a justice of the peace, to be dealt with according to law...
Page 597 - What is reasonable notice is partly a question of fact, and partly a question of law; it may depend in some measure on facts; such as, the distance at which the parties live from each other, the course of the post, &c.
Page 152 - ... as aforesaid, for a long space of time, to wit, for the space of four days...
Page 491 - ... preferred, and to take before the younger of such sons, and the heirs male of his and their body or respective bodies issuing; AND for default of such issue...

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