The Code of Civil Procedure

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W.H. Allen & Company, 1871 - Civil procedure - 254 pages
 

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Page 249 - ... shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to seven years, and shall also be liable to fine.
Page 58 - From the variety of cases relative to judgments being given in evidence in civil suits, these two deductions seem to follow as generally true: first, that the judgment of a court of concurrent jurisdiction, directly upon the point, is as a plea, a bar, or as evidence, conclusive, between the same parties, upon the same matter, directly in question in another court...
Page 254 - We did, by certain letters patent under the Great Seal of Our United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, bearing date at Westminster the...
Page 249 - Whoever being legally bound by an oath or by an express provision of law to state the truth, or being bound by law to make a declaration ui>on any subject, makes any statement which is false, and which he either knows or believes to be false or does not believe to be true, is said to give false evidence.
Page lvii - Bengal or within the local limits of the ordinary original civil jurisdiction of the High Courts of Judicature at Madras and Bombay, and (b) to all such wills and codicils made outside those territories and limits so far as relates to immovable property situate within those territories or limits...
Page 58 - No Court shall try any suit or issue in which the matter directly and substantially in issue has been directly and substantially in issue in a former suit between the same parties, or between parties under whom they or any of them claim, litigating under the same title, in a Court of jurisdiction competent to try such subsequent suit or the suit in which such issue has been subsequently raised, and has been heard and finally decided by such Court.
Page 253 - Act, 1867, it was (amongst other things) enacted that it should be lawful for Her Majesty, by and with the advice of Her Majesty's most...
Page xl - ... notice in writing of such action, and of the cause thereof, shall be given to the defendant one calendar month at least before the commencement of the action...
Page xl - That all Actions and Prosecutions to be commenced against any Person for any thing done in pursuance of this Act shall be laid and tried in the County where the Fact was committed, and shall be commenced within Three Calendar Months after the Fact committed...
Page 93 - ... that the plaintiff has good cause of action against the defendant to the amount of fifty pounds or upwards, and that there is...

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