Northumberland Legal Journal, Volume 4

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Charles K. Morganroth
Northumberland Legal Journal., 1920 - Law
Contains opinions of cases decided in the Eighth and Seventeenth judicial districts of Pennsylvania, comprising the counties of Northumberland, Union and Snyder (varies slightly).


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Page 223 - ... examination shall disclose to its satisfaction to have been thus defective ; this warranty being expressly in lieu of all other warranties, expressed or implied, and all other obligations or liabilities...
Page 152 - An instrument to be negotiable must conform to the following requirements : — 1. It must be in writing and signed by the maker or drawer ; 2. Must contain an unconditional promise or order to pay a sum certain in money ; 3. Must be payable on demand, or at a fixed or determinable future time; 4. Must be payable to order or to bearer ; and, 5. Where the instrument is addressed to a drawee, he must be named or otherwise indicated therein with reasonable certainty.
Page 13 - ... either as forming part of the policy or contract between the parties thereto, or having any bearing on said contract, shall contain, or have attached to said policies, correct copies of the application, as signed by the applicant...
Page 173 - When one person lends his servant to another for a particular employment, the servant, for anything done in that particular employment, must be dealt with as the servant of the man to whom he is lent, although he remains the general servant of the person who lent him.
Page 6 - Plaintiff then took a rule 126 to show cause why judgment should not be entered for want of a sufficient affidavit of defense.
Page 278 - 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...
Page 188 - A party may not sit silent and take his chances of a verdict, and then if it is adverse, complain of a matter which if an error would have been immediately rectified and made harmless.
Page 155 - These conclusions were affirmed by the Supreme Court in a per curiam opinion. And now, July 14, 1914, in view of what is hereinabove contained the defendant's motions for a new trial and for judgment non obstante veredicto are hereby overruled, with an exception noted and bill sealed for tlic defendant.
Page 27 - Commonwealth, and with all its endorsements shall then be recorded in the office for the recording of deeds In and for the...
Page 263 - ... by a fine of not less than one dollar nor more than five dollars, for each and every...

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