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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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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 36

Abraham Clark Freeman - Law reports, digests, etc - 1894 - 1070 pages
...natural. and probable sequence of the negligence or the wrongful act, iw and that it was such as might, or ought to, have been foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances. But this rule la no test in cases where no intervening efficient cause is found between the original...
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Cases on Torts: Selected and Arranged for the Use of Law Students in ...

Francis Marion Burdick - Torts - 1895 - 628 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. These circumstances, in a case like the present, are the strength and direction of the wind, the combustible...
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The Northwestern Reporter, Volume 62

Law reports, digests, etc - 1895 - 1228 pages
...it is said: "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." Sikes v. Sheldon, 58 Iowa, 744, 13 NW 53. In Lamb v. Railroad Co., 140 Mass. 79, 2 N. E. 032, plaintiff's...
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Hand-book of the Law of Torts, Volume 1

Edwin Ames Jaggard - Torts - 1895 - 700 pages
...that, in order to warrant a finding that negligence, or an act not amounting to wanton wrong, is a proximate cause of an injury, it must appear that...foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances." 116 Thus, where a common currier undertook to transport freight from Philadelphia to PittsHen. & M....
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American Negligence Cases: A Complete Collection of All Reported ..., Volume 7

Law reports, digests, etc - 1897 - 830 pages
...finding that the negligence or an act not amounting to wanton wrong, is the proximate cause of the injury, it must appear that the injury was the natural...foreseen, in the light of the attending circumstances." In Hoagf. Railroad Co., 85 Pa. St. 293, 298, 299, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania said : "The true...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 138

Indiana. Supreme Court, Horace E. Carter, Albert Gallatin Porter, Gordon Tanner, Benjamin Harrison, Michael Crawford Kerr, James Buckley Black, Augustus Newton Martin, Francis Marion Dice, John Worth Kern, John Lewis Griffiths, Sidney Romelee Moon, Charles Frederick Remy - Law reports, digests, etc - 1895 - 776 pages
...warrant a finding that negligence, or an act not amounting to wanton wrong, is the proximate cause of the injury, it must appear that the injury was the natural...foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances." He states further: "We do not say that even the natural and probable consequences of a wrongful act...
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Negligence in Law: General relations

Thomas Beven - Negligence - 1895 - 1072 pages
...wanton wrong, is the proximate cause of an injury, it must appear that the injury was the natural aud probable consequence of the negligence or wrongful...foreseen in the light of the attending circumstances." Scheffer i•. In Scheffer v. Railroad Company,2 through the negligence of the Ra1lroad Com- defendant...
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American Electrical Cases (cited Am Electl. Cas.): Being a ..., Volume 4

William Weeks Morrill - Electric utilities - 1895 - 952 pages
...the injury it must appear that the injury was a 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 Ahern v. Telephone Co. the stretching...
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American Electrical Cases (cited Am Electl. Cas.): Being a ..., Volume 5

William Weeks Morrill - Electric utilities - 1896 - 942 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." Injuries arising from the accidental contact of live wires with the dead wires or with gas pipes, etc.,...
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American Electrical Cases (cited Am Electl. Cas.): Being a ..., Volume 5

William Weeks Morrill - Electric utilities - 1896 - 970 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." Injuries arising from the accidental contact of live wires with the dead wires or with gas pipes, etc.,...
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