What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
14 Cent absence accused action admissible alleged allowed amount appeal attorney AUTHORITIES Bank bill cause charge Civil claim cols committed constitution contract conviction corporation costs counsel court creditors crime criminal damages debt defendant defendant's determine direct directors district doubt effect election entitled error evidence examination exceptions execution existence fact filed give given granted ground guilty held indictment insanity instruction intent issue judge judgment jurisdiction jurors jury land liability matter ment motion murder notice objection offense officers paid party payment Penal Code person plaintiff present proceedings proof proper prosecution prove providing question reasonable received record refuse reversed rule statement statute stockholders sufficient superior court supervisors supreme court taken tending term testified testimony tion transfer trial unless verdict witness
Page 1282 - ... before or at the time of incurring such indebtedness, provision shall be made for the collection of an annual tax sufficient to pay the interest on such indebtedness as it falls due, and also to constitute a sinking fund for the payment of the principal thereof within twenty years from the time of contracting the same.
Page 1506 - All persons concerned in the commission of a crime, whether it be felony or misdemeanor, and whether they directly commit the act constituting the offense, or aid and abet in its commission, or, not being present, have advised and encouraged its commission...
Page 1318 - The Chief Justice may convene the Court in bank at any time, and shall be the presiding Justice of the Court when so convened.
Page 1369 - No person can be subjected to a second prosecution for a public offense for which he has once been prosecuted and convicted or acquitted.
Page 1440 - 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 1426 - A conviction cannot be had on the testimony of any accomplice, unless he is corroborated by other evidence which in itself, and without the aid of the testimony of the accomplice, tends to connect the defendant with the commission of the offense; and the corroboration is not sufficient, if it merely shows the commission of the offense, or the circumstances thereof.
Page 1359 - But whenever the actual existence of any particular purpose, motive, or intent is a necessary element to constitute any particular species or degree of crime, the jury may take into consideration the fact that the accused was intoxicated at the time, in determining the purpose, motive, or intent with which he committed the act.
Page 1439 - In order to justify the inference of legal guilt from circumstantial evidence the existence of the inculpatory facts must be absolutely incompatible with the innocence of the accused, and incapable of explanation upon any other reasonable hypothesis than that of his guilt.
Page 1303 - It is a doctrine of law too long established to require a citation of authorities, that, 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, till reversed, is regarded as binding in every other court...