General Acts Passed by the Legislature of Wisconsin

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Beriah Brown, 1865 - Session laws
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Page 259 - In all actions arising under the laws respecting copyrights the defendant may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence.
Page 139 - An act to provide a national currency, secured by a pledge of United States bonds, and to provide for the circulation and redemption thereof," approved June third, eighteen hundred and sixtyfour.
Page 217 - ... to the action, shall not, nor shall any person, for his benefit, directly or indirectly, purchase, or be interested in the purchase of, any of the property sold ; except that a guardian may, where he is lawfully authorized so to do, purchase for the benefit or in behalf of his ward.
Page 267 - State during the six months immediately preceding such election, and shall have declared his intention to become a citizen of the United States, conformably to the laws of the United States on the subject of naturalization, shall be entitled to vote in the township or precinct where he may reside.
Page 207 - ... bystanders to aid in the extinguishment of" fires, and in the preservation of property exposed to danger, thereat, and generally to establish such regulations for the prevention and extinguishment of fires as the city council shall deem expedient.
Page 613 - Oswego;" and by that name they and their successors forever hereafter, shall and may have perpetual succession, and shall be persons in law, capable of suing and...
Page 325 - ... receive payment of the bill and to sue any party thereto that his indorser could have sued, but gives him no power to transfer his rights as indorsee unless it expressly authorise him to do so.
Page 187 - ... to make, enact, ordain, establish, publish, enforce, alter, modify, amend and repeal all such ordinances, rules, and by-laws, for the government and good order of the city, for the suppression of vice and immorality, for the prevention of crime...
Page 176 - And that they and their successors may have a common seal, and may change and alter the same at their pleasure...
Page 211 - ... bear interest at a rate not exceeding seven per cent. per annum, payable annually, with coupons attached for each interest payment.

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