The Judicial Code: Being the Judiciary Act of the Congress of the United States, Approved March 3, A, Part 1911

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Callaghan, 1911 - Courts - 254 pages
 

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Page 214 - I do solemnly swear that I will administer justice without respect to persons, and do equal right to the poor and to the rich; and that I will faithfully and impartially discharge all the duties incumbent on me as , according to the best of my abilities and understanding, agreeably to the constitution and laws of the United States.
Page 56 - All claims founded upon the Constitution of the United States or any law of Congress, except for pensions, or upon any regulation of an Executive Department, or upon any contract, express or implied, with the Government of the United States, or for damages liquidated or unliquidated, in cases not sounding in tort...
Page 152 - ... after the allowance of such a claim, the ascertainment of the amount due and the issuing of a warrant for the payment thereof.
Page 5 - States authorizes the supreme court " to issue writs of mandamus, in cases warranted by the principles and usages of law, to any courts appointed, or persons holding office, under the authority of the United States.
Page 213 - Of all suits for penalties and forfeitures incurred under the laws of the United States.
Page 61 - And when in any suit mentioned in this section there shall be a controversy which is wholly between citizens of different States, and which can be fully determined as between them...
Page 46 - Of all civil causes of admiralty and maritime jurisdiction, saving to suitors, in all cases, the right of a common law remedy, where the common law is competent to give it.
Page 230 - The arrangement and classification of the several sections of the revision have been made for the purpose of a more convenient and orderly arrangement of the same, and therefore no inference or presumption of a legislative construction is to be drawn by reason of the Title, under which any particular section is placed.
Page 62 - And where a suit is now pending, or may be hereafter brought, in any state court, in which there is a controversy between a citizen of the State in which the suit is brought and a citizen of another State...
Page 188 - That the appeal must be taken within thirty days from the entry of such order or decree, and it shall take precedence in the appellate court ; and the...

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