The American Jurist and Law Magazine, Volume 5

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Freeman & Bolles, 1831 - Law

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Page 397 - Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world ; all things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power...
Page 298 - All scatter'd fires, but end in smoke and noise, The scorn of men, the idle play of boys. Keep then, this first great precept ever near, Short be your speech, your matter strong and clear, Earnest your manner, warm and rich your style, Severe in taste, yet full of grace the while ; So may you reach the loftiest heights of fame, And leave, when life is past, a deathless name.
Page 414 - An EXAMINATION of the RULES of LAW respecting the Admission of EXTRINSIC EVIDENCE in Aid of the INTERPRETATION of WILLS.
Page 394 - A joint resolution, instructing our senators, and requesting our representatives in Congress, to use their...
Page 363 - Merchandises until the same be there discharged and safely landed ; and it shall be lawful for the said Ship, &c., in this Voyage to proceed and sail to and touch and stay at any Ports or Places whatsoever without Prejudice to this Insurance.
Page 413 - Chitty's Index to all the Reported Cases decided in the several Courts of Equity in England, the Privy Council, and the House of Lords, with a selection of Irish Cases, on or relating to the Principles, Pleading, and Practice of Equity and Bankruptcy ; from the earliest period.
Page 228 - A Practical and Elementary Abridgment of the Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of King's Bench, Common Pleas, Exchequer, and at Nisi Prius ; And of the Rules of Court, From the Restoration in 1660, to Mich.
Page 78 - It enacted that from and after the passing of this act, no person unauthorized by law should subscribe to or become a member of any association, institution or company, or proprietor of any bank or fund for the purpose of issuing notes, receiving deposits, making discounts or transacting any other business which incorporated banks may or do transact by virtue of their respective acts of incorporation...
Page 78 - States, shall forfeit and pay for every such offence the sum of one thousand dollars, which may be...
Page 80 - The total amount of debts which the said corporation shall at any time owe, whether by bond, bill, note, or other contract, over and above the...

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