The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and Authority Subsequent to Those Contained in the "American Decisions" [1760-1869] and the "American Reports" [1869-1887] Decided in the Courts of Last Resort of the Several States [1886-1911], Volumen28

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Abraham Clark Freeman
Bancroft-Whitney Company, 1893
 

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Página 660 - ... is a question of fact for the jury, and not one of law for the court to pass upon.
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Página 383 - No bill which may be enacted into law shall embrace more than one subject which shall be expressed in the title of the bill.
Página 450 - In every action for the recovery of real property, or the possession thereof, the person establishing a legal title to the...
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Página 507 - It is a familiar canon of construction that a thing which is within the intention of the makers of a statute is as much within the statute as if it were within the letter; and a thing which is within the letter of the statute is not within the statute unless it be within the intention of the makers.
Página 143 - Of all civil causes of admiralty and maritime jurisdiction; saving to suitors, in all cases, the right of a common-law remedy, where the common law is competent to give it.
Página 398 - But acts done in the proper exercise of governmental powers, and not directly encroaching upon private property, though their consequences may impair its use, are universally held not to be ' a taking ' within the meaning of the constitutional provision.
Página 942 - The general rule therefore is that a lunatic or a person affected -with insanity is admissible as a witness if he have sufficient understanding to apprehend the obligation of an oath, and to be capable of giving a correct account of the matters which he has seen or heard in reference to the questions at issue...

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