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Page 563 - ... and acquiesced for a great length of time. Nothing can call forth this court into activity but conscience, good faith, and reasonable diligence.
Page 591 - The loss of both hands, or both arms, or both feet, or both legs, or both eyes, or one hand and one foot, shall constitute total and permanent disability to be compensated according to the provisions of clause (e) of this section.
Page 697 - But after replication or such setting down for a hearing, it shall not be amended in any material matters, as by adding new facts or defenses, or qualifying or altering the original statements, except by special leave of the court or of a judge thereof, upon motion and cause shown after due notice to the adverse party, supported, if required, by affidavit.
Page 114 - But where from a given state of facts the law raises a legal obligation to do a particular act, and there is a breach of that obligation, and a consequential damage, there, although assumpsit may be maintainable upon a promise implied by law to do the act, still an action on the case founded in tort is the [ 6io ] *more proper form of action...
Page 742 - To justify the State in thus interposing its authority in behalf of the public, it must appear, first, that the interests of the public generally, as distinguished from those of a particular class, require such interference; and, second, that the means are reasonably necessary for the accomplishment of the purpose, and not unduly oppressive upon individuals.
Page 328 - ... of corporation funds, at the instance of a single stockholder, to grant relief, and compel a restitution ; and where the holders of the majority of the stock control the directorate, and are themselves the wrongdoers, without any showing that the...
Page 165 - A valuable consideration in the sense of the law may consist either in some right, interest, profit, or benefit accruing to the one party, or some forbearance, detriment, loss, or responsibility given, suffered or undertaken by the other.
Page 356 - The condition thus referred to was as follows: '' No transfer of the stock described in this certificate will be made upon the books of the bank until after the payment of all indebtedness due the bank by the person in whose name the stock stands on the books of the bank, except with the written consent of the president or cashier.
Page 249 - ... and every civilized male inhabitant of Indian descent, a native of the United States and not a member of any tribe, shall be an elector and entitled to vote; but no...
Page 118 - Under policy providing for payment for loss of life from bodily injuries, which independently of all other causes are effected solely and exclusively by accidental means, and providing that company shall not be liable for any loss caused or contributed to by illness or disease...

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