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" In determining what is proximate cause, the true rule is that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and ought to have been foreseen by the... "
Atlantic Reporter - Page 302
1901
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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 - 1891 - 1052 pages
...must be the natural and probable consequence of the [defendant's] negligence — such a consequence, as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case,...foreseen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act. This is not a limitation of the maxim causa proximo, non remota spectatur; it only affects its application."...
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Lawyers' Reports Annotated, Book 12

Law reports, digests, etc - 1891 - 932 pages
...The injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence — such a consequence as might and ought to have been foreseen by the wrong-doer as likely to flow from his act. Pennsylvania R. Co. v. Kerr, 62 Pa. 353; Pennsylvania R. Co. V.Hope, 80 Pa. 373; Hoag v. Lake Shore...
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 20

Abraham Clark Freeman - Law reports, digests, etc - 1891 - 1058 pages
...The injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as .... might and ought to have been foreseen by the wrong-doer as likely to flow from his act" The three leading cases above referred to, though frequently cited on opposite sides of the same argument,...
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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 - 1892 - 780 pages
...that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence ; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and ought to have been seen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act." Pittsburgh Southern R. Co. r. Taylor, 104 Fa....
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Weekly Notes of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court ..., Volume 29

Law reports, digests, etc - 1892 - 634 pages
...tliat the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence — such a consequence as under the surrounding circumstances of the case might and ought to have been seen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act. Plaintiff bronght suit against a railway company...
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Miscellaneous Reports. Cases Decided in the Courts of Record of ..., Volume 48

New York (State). Courts - Law reports, digests, etc - 1906 - 800 pages
...the defendant's acts (Ryan v. RR Co., 35 NY 210; RR Co. v. Reeves, 10 Wall. 176) ; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case,...foreseen by the wrongdoer as likely to flow from his act. The court in Jex v. Straus, 122 NY 301 said : ' The law requires that the injury must proceed so directly...
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 31

Abraham Clark Freeman - Law reports, digests, etc - 1893 - 1062 pages
...injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as, under the circumstances of the case, might and ought to have...by the wrong-doer as likely to flow from his act: Weat UahcMay Tp. v. Walton, 116 Pa. St. 3 14; 2 Am. St Rep. 604, and note collecting previous cases...
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The Law of Railroads in Pennsylvania: Including the Law Relating ..., Volume 1

Albert Barnes Weimer - Railroads - 1893 - 788 pages
...a horse.1 The injury must be the natural and probable consequence of negligence, such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case,...and ought to have been foreseen by the wrong-doer is likely to flow from his act. Thus, where a person knew that there were overturned cars near a public...
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 31

Abraham Clark Freeman - Law reports, digests, etc - 1893 - 1074 pages
...consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as, nnder the circumstances of the case, might and onght to have been foreseen by the wrong-doer as likely to flow from his act: Weal Mohanoy Tp. v. Walton, 116 Pa. St. 314; 2 Am. St. Rep. 604, and note collecting previous cases...
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 30

Abraham Clark Freeman - Law reports, digests, etc - 1893 - 1036 pages
...that the injury must be the natural and probable consequence of the negligence; such a consequence as, under the surrounding circumstances of the case, might and ought to have been seen by the wrong-doer as an. 1892.] EvviNG г?. PITTSBURGH ETC. E'y Co. 71f ikely to flow from his...
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