Reports of Cases, Determined at Nisi Prius, in the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas, and on the Circuit,: From the Sittings After Michaelmas Term, 55 Geo. III. 1814. to the Sittings After Michaelmas Term, 57 Geo. III. 1816. Inclusive, Volume 2
A. Strahan, 1820 - 188 pages
ABBOTT acceptance according action admissible admitted aforesaid afterwards agreement alleged amount answer appeared assignees authority bankrupt bill bound brought called cause charge circumstances claim commission considered contended contract copy count course Court creditors damages debt deed defendant delivered directed drawn effect entitled evidence examined exchange executed fact fendant further give given ground Gurney hands held indorsed intention interest James judgment jury letter liable Lord ELLENBOROUGH Lord the King Marryatt means ment months necessary nonsuited notice objected opinion owner paid particular party payable payment person plaintiff possession premises present prisoner produced proof prove purchaser question received recover refused rent respect rule Scarlett sent sheriff shew ship sold statute sufficient taken term Topping Traitors Treason trial usual verdict warrant Watson whole witness writ
Page 546 - London, (the act of God, the queen's enemies, fire, and all and every other dangers and accidents of the seas, rivers, and navigation, of whatever nature and kind soever, excepted,) unto order or to assigns, he or they paying freight for the said goods at 51.
Page 488 - William was driving a drift pin, a small piece of the frayed head of it flew off and struck the plaintiff in the eye, and destroyed its sight. This suit is brought by the plaintiff to recover damages for the loss of his eye. The negligence imputed to the defendant company is its failure to provide proper drift pins for the work, the claim being that those which were provided were battered and frayed on the head by the hammering incidental to their use.
Page 119 - King there being, in contempt of our said Lord the King and his laws, to the evil example of all others in the like case offending, and against the peace of our said Lord the King, his crown and dignity.
Page 297 - The usual formal proof having been given on the part of the plaintiff; on the part of the defendant...
Page x - Vaughan now moved for a rule to shew cause, why the verdict should not be set aside, and a new trial granted.
Page 328 - There, in an action by the indorsee of a bill of exchange against the acceptor...
Page 115 - July, 1819; and on divers other days and times, as well before as after, with force and arms, at...
Page 547 - ... (the act of God, the Queen's enemies, fire, and all and every other dangers and accidents of the seas, rivers, and navigation of whatever nature and kind soever excepted) unto or to assigns freight for the said goods with primage and average accustomed.