The Judicial Code of the United States: In Force January 1, 1942, Including All Amendments Made Prior to February 6, 1912

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1912 - 99 pages
 

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Page 4 - Whenever a party to any action or proceeding, civil or criminal, shall make and file an affidavit that the judge before whom the action or proceeding is to be tried or heard has a personal bias or prejudice either against him or in favor of any opposite party to the suit, such judge shall proceed no further therein, but another judge shall be designated in the manner prescribed in the section last preceding, or chosen in the manner prescribed in section twenty-three, to hear such matter.
Page 15 - State court at the time, or any time before the defendant is required by the laws of the State or the rule of the State court in which such suit is brought to answer or plead to the declaration or complaint of the plaintiff...
Page 24 - ... said adjudication shall, as regards said absent defendant or defendants without appearance, affect only the property which shall have been the subject of the suit and under the jurisdiction of the court therein, within such district...
Page 74 - 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...
Page 91 - Said application shall not be heard or determined before at least five days' notice of the hearing has been given to the...
Page 16 - ... be the duty of the State court to accept the surety, and proceed no further in the cause, and...
Page 69 - The Court of Customs Appeals established by this Act shall exercise exclusive appellate jurisdiction to review by appeal, as provided by this Act, final decisions by a Board of General Appraisers in all cases as to the construction of the law and the facts respecting the classification of merchandise and the rate of duty imposed thereon under such classification...
Page 28 - River, which shall constitute the southern division of said district. Terms of the district court for the...
Page 22 - ... suit at law or in equity, and one or more of them are neither inhabitants of nor found within the district in which the suit is brought, and do not voluntarily appear, the court may entertain jurisdiction, and proceed to the trial and adjudication of the suit between the parties who are properly before it; but the judgment or decree rendered therein shall not conclude or prejudice other parties not regularly served with process nor voluntarily appearing to answer; and non-joinder of parties who...
Page 22 - ... no civil suit shall be brought in any district court against any person by any original process or proceeding in any other district than that whereof he Is an inhabitant...

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