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" But it is generally held, that, in order to warrant a finding that negligence, or an act not amounting to wanton wrong, is the proximate cause of an injury, it must appear that the injury was the natural and probable consequence of the negligence or wrongful... "
Atlantic Reporter - Page 325
1901
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United States Circuit Courts of Appeals Reports: With Key-number Annotations ...

Appellate courts - 1905 - 856 pages
...proximate cause. Said language is as follows : "In order to warrant a finding that negligence or an act amounting to wanton wrong Is the proximate cause of...foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances." But the court went further than this, and charged, in effect, that, in order to establish liability...
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The American and English Encyclopedia of Law, Volume 16

John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland - Law - 1892 - 1050 pages
...amounting to wanton wrong, is the proximate cause of an injury, it must appear that the injury was tkr natural and probable consequence of the negligence...foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances." So in another leading case, Hoag г-. Lake Shore etc. R. Co. (85 Pa. St. 293, 298; sc, 27 Am. Rep....
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 80

Wisconsin. Supreme Court, Abram Daniel Smith, Philip Loring Spooner, Obadiah Milton Conover, Frederic King Conover, Frederick William Arthur, Frederick C. Seibold - Law reports, digests, etc - 1892 - 768 pages
...cause of an injury, it must appear that the injury was the natural and probable consequence of the wrongful act, and that it ought to have been foreseen in the light of attending circumstances." Atkinson v. Goodrich Transp. Co. 60 Wis. 141 ; Mil. tfe St. PR Co. v. Kellogg,...
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The South Western Reporter, Volume 21

Law reports, digests, etc - 1893 - 1286 pages
...Kellogg, 94 US 475, it is said: "It is generally held that, in order to warrant a Unding that negligence is the proximate cause of an injury, it must appear...foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances. " The delinition given by the court in its charge is perhaps subject to criticism when so tested, but...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 33

Law reports, digests, etc - 1893 - 1172 pages
...the Injury It must appear that the injury was the natural and probable consequence of the negligence, and that It ought to have been foreseen In the light of the attending circumstances. Railway Co. v. Kellogg, 94 US 475. The question, therefore, whether the stretching of the defendant's...
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All the Railroad ...

Lawrence Lewis, Adelbert Hamilton, John Houston Merrill, William Mark McKinney, James Manford Kerr, John Crawford Thomson - Railroad law - 1893 - 712 pages
...natural and probable consequence of the negligence or wrongful act, and that.it was such as might or ought to have been foreseen, in the light of the attending circumstances." On page 431 of the same volume it is said: "To constitute actionable negligence, there must be not...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 65

Vermont. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1893 - 812 pages
...natural and probable sequence of the negligence or the wrongful act, and that it was such as might, or ought to, have been foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances. But this rule is no test in cases where no intervening efficient cause is found between the original...
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New Cases: Selected Chiefly from Decisions of the Courts of the ..., Volume 30

Austin Abbott - Civil procedure - 1894 - 626 pages
...intervening between the wrong and the injury? It is admitted that the rule is difficult of application. But it is generally held that, in order to warrant...foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances." The court further say: " We do not say that even the natural and probable consequences of a wrongful...
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The Law of the Master's Liability for Injuries to Servant

William Francis Bailey - Employers' liability - 1894 - 674 pages
...application. But it is generally held that, in order to warrant a finding that negligence or an act amounting to wanton wrong is the proximate cause of...foreseen, in the light of the attending circumstances. We do not say that even the natural and probable consequences of a wrongful act or omission are in...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 24

Oregon. Supreme Court, William Wallace Thayer, Joseph Gardner Wilson, Thomas Benton Odeneal, Julius Augustus Stratton, William Henry Holmes, Reuben S. Strahan, George Henry Burnett, Robert Graves Morrow, James W. Crawford, Frank A. Turner, Bellinger, Charles Byron - Law reports, digests, etc - 1894 - 704 pages
...injury, it must appear that the injury was the natural and probable consequence of the negligence, and that it ought to have been foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances. Railway Co. v. Kellogg, 94 US 475. The question, therefore, whether the stretching of the defendant's...
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