Digest of the Reports of the Supreme Court of California: Volumes One Hundred and Twelve to One Hundred and Twenty-five Inclusive, Together with a Table of Cases Reported ...

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Bancroft-Whitney Company, 1900 - Law reports, digests, etc - 861 pages

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Page 183 - It is that state of the case, which, after the entire comparison and consideration of all the evidence, leaves the minds of the jurors in that condition that they cannot say they feel an abiding conviction, to a moral certainty, of the truth of the charge.
Page 71 - ... has not been secured by any mortgage or lien upon real or personal property, or any pledge of personal property...
Page 66 - When the defendant has been guilty of a fraud, in contracting the debt, or incurring the obligation for which the action is brought, or in concealing or disposing of the property, for the taking, detention, or conversion of which the action is brought : 5. When the defendant has removed, or disposed of his property, or is about to do so, with intent to defraud his creditors.
Page 408 - In the case of an assignment of a thing in action, the action by the assignee is without prejudice to any set-off, or other defense existing at the time of, or before, notice of the assignment...
Page 254 - The decisions on the subject of passengers' baggage turn upon the question : What articles may baggage consist of ? This is a mixed question of law and fact, to be determined by the jury under proper instructions from the court.
Page 148 - No corporation shall issue stock or bonds, except for money paid, labor done, or property actually received, and all fictitious increase of stock or indebtedness shall be void.
Page 403 - Where a court has jurisdiction, it has a right to decide every question which occurs in the cause; and, whether its decision be correct or otherwise, its judgment, until reversed, is regarded as binding in every other court : but, if it act without authority, its judgments and orders are regarded as nullities. They are not voidable, but simply void.
Page 506 - ... of the qualified electors thereof voting at an election to be held for that purpose, nor unless, before or at the time of incurring such indebtedness, provision shall be made for the collection of an annual...
Page 336 - At this trial the court entered judgment, holding that appellee was the owner of and entitled to the possession of the property in question.
Page 178 - ... is a circumstance to be weighed by the jury as tending in some degree to prove a consciousness of guilt, and is entitled to more or less weight, according to the circumstances of the particular case.

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