Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Chancery of the State of New Jersey, Volume 19

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Page 116 - ... shall be absolutely void as against the creditors of the mortgagor, and as against subsequent purchasers and mortgagees in good faith, unless the mortgage, or a true copy thereof, shall be filed as directed in the succeeding section of this act.
Page 304 - ... in an action for nuisance to property, arising from noxious vapours, the injury to be actionable must be such as visibly to diminish the value of the property and the comfort and enjoyment of it.
Page 455 - ... <The objection, that a contract is immoral or illegal as between plaintiff and defendant, sounds at all times very ill in the mouth of the defendant. It is not for his sake, however, that the objection is ever allowed; but it is founded in general principles of policy, which the defendant has the advantage of, contrary to the real justice, as between him and the plaintiff, by accident, if I may so say. The principle of public policy is this; ex dolo malo non oritur actio.
Page 325 - rest, residue, and remainder" of his estate, real and personal, to his three sisters, share and share alike.
Page 546 - Every close, every messuage might thus be held in a several fashion ; and it would hardly be possible to know what rights the acquisition of any parcel conferred, or what obligations it imposed. The right of way or of common is of a public as well as of a simple nature, and no one who sees the premises can be ignorant of what all the vicinage knows.
Page 620 - ... company such extra dividend belongs to the life tenant, unless part of it was earnings carried to account of accumulated profits or surplus earnings at the death of the testator, or at the time of the investment, if made since his death, in which case so much must be considered as part of the capital.
Page 472 - ... together with all * * * ways and rights of way, * * * easements and appurtenances to the said dwellinghouse, cottage, and hereditaments, or any of them appertaining, or with the same or any of them now or heretofore demised, occupied, or enjoyed, or reputed as part or parcel of them, or any of them, or appurtenant thereto.
Page 1 - IN THE COURT OF CHANCERY, THE PREROGATIVE COURT, AND, ON APPEAL, IN The Court of Errors and Appeals, — OF THE — STATE OF NEW JERSEY.
Page 606 - Expressly Agreed, That should any default be made in the payment of the said interest, or of any part thereof, on any day whereon the same is made payable, as above expressed, and should the same remain unpaid and in arrear for the space of days...
Page 208 - It is agreed that the party of the second part shall pay to the party of the first part...

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