Atlantic Reporter, Volume 71

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West Publishing Company, 1909 - Law reports, digests, etc

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Page 20 - ... that in every case, before the evidence is left to the jury, there is a preliminary question for the judge, not whether there is literally no evidence, but whether there is any upon which a jury can properly proceed to find a verdict for the party producing it, upon whom the onus of proof is imposed.
Page 84 - ... Whenever the death of a person shall be caused by wrongful act, neglect, or default, and the act, neglect, or default is such as would, if death had not ensued...
Page 46 - A rule to show cause why a new trial should not be granted, was allowed; and the following reasons were assigned for setting aside the verdict.
Page 287 - After the passage of this act all property which shall pass by will or by the intestate laws of this state, from any person who may die seized or possessed of the same while a resident of this state...
Page 200 - It is an elementary rule of construction that effect must be given, if possible, to every word, clause and sentence of a statute.
Page 349 - ... the law considers such publication as malicious, unless it is fairly made by a person in the discharge of some public or private duty, whether legal or moral, or in the conduct of his own affairs, in matters where his interest is concerned.
Page 421 - Benjamin, that a contract for the sale of goods to be delivered at a future day is valid, even though the seller has not the goods nor any other means of getting them than to go into the market and buy them...
Page 395 - States, except as permitted by such laws, shall by any implication or construction be deemed to possess the power of carrying on the business of discounting bills, notes or other evidences of debt, of receiving deposits, of buying and selling bills of exchange, or of issuing bills, notes or other evidences of debt for circulation as money...
Page 193 - ... for money had and received by the defendant for the use of the plaintiff...
Page 433 - CJ 219, it is said that the doctrine of recrimination rests upon the equitable maxim that he who comes into equity must come with clean hands...

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