Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Common Pleas and Exchequer Chamber: With Tables of the Names of the Cases and the Principal Matters, Volume 3

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Page 259 - shall be incapable of being elected, or of sitting or voting as a member of the house of commons during the time that he shall execute, hold, or enjoy any such contract, agreement, or commission, or any part or share thereof, or any benefit or emolument arising from the same.
Page 212 - Schedule, nor expressly exempted from all stamp duty), where the matter thereof shall be of the value of ^20, or upwards, whether the same shall be only evidence of a contract, or obligatory upon the parties, from its being a written instrument, together with every schedule, receipt, or other matter put or indorsed thereon, or annexed thereto
Page 25 - marriage, then to the use of himself for life, and after his decease to the intent, that in case his intended wife should survive him, she should have for life an annuity of 800, in lieu of dower, with the usual powers of entry, distress, and perception of profits; and subject thereto, to
Page 451 - it shall be made appear to the Court, where the said suit is depending, by affidavit, or be proved upon the trial, in case the defendant appears, that half a year's rent was due before the said declaration was served, and that no sufficient distress was to be found on the demised premises countervailing the arrears then due, and that
Page 118 - the cargo having been agreed to be referred, and to be considered as paid into Court; the only question for the opinion of the Court was, whether the plaintiffs were entitled to recover for a total loss upon the freight ? If
Page 37 - peaceably and quietly have, hold, use, occupy, possess, and enjoy the said lands and premises so assigned and granted by the defendant to Corp, and by Corp to the plaintiff as aforesaid; nor could he receive or take the rents and profits thereof without the let, suit,
Page 700 - That for and notwithstanding any act, deed, matter, or thing whatsoever by him, the defendant, at any time theretofore made, done, committed, permitted, or suffered, the said thereinbefore in part recited indenture of lease was a good and subsisting lease, valid in the law, whereby to hold the said
Page 428 - of the uses of the settlement, the power is thus introduced: " Provided always, and it is hereby further declared and agreed by and between the said parties to these presents, that it
Page 452 - issues shall prove to have been broken, and that the like judgment shall be entered on such verdict as heretofore hath been usually done in such like actions." It is provided, in case of judgment on demurrer, that the plaintiff may suggest (always using " may") " as many breaches of the covenants and agreements as he shall
Page 232 - or his deputy, certifying the same to be a true copy of such petition, schedule, order, judgment, or other proceeding, as the case may be, without being written on stamped paper, shall, at all times, be admitted in all Courts whatever as legal evidence of the same respectively.

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