The Northwestern Reporter, Volume 38

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West Publishing Company, 1888 - Law reports, digests, etc

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Page 236 - 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.
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Page 587 - ... a new action for the same cause, at any time within one year after the abatement or other determination of the original suit...
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