The Eastern Reporter: Containing All the Decisions of the States of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, as Soon as They are Filed, with Statement of the Case, Volume 4
William Gould, 1886 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 776 - Creating, increasing or decreasing fees, percentages or allowances of public officers, during the term for which said officers are elected or appointed.
Page 739 - It is my will that all my just debts and funeral expenses be paid out of my estate as soon after my decease as shall be found practicable.
Page 87 - We doubt very much whether any action of a State not directed, by way of discrimination, against the negroes as a class, or on account of their race, will ever be held to come within the purview of this provision. It is so clearly a provision for that race and that emergency that a strong case would be necessary for its application to any other.
Page 704 - All the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate, both real and personal, I give, devise, and bequeath unto...
Page 741 - Confirming this and none other to be my last will and testament in testimony whereof I Have Hereunto set my Hand and affixed my seal this twenty ninth day of August in the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight Hundred and Eight Signed Sealed Published and Declared by Michael Keck the above named Testator as and for His Last will and testament...
Page 345 - All taxes shall be uniform, upon the same class of subjects, within the territorial limits of the authority levying the tax, and shall be levied and collected under general laws...
Page 774 - The associate members shall be appointed by the governor by and with the consent and advice of the senate.
Page 741 - York, to have and to hold the same to them, their heirs and assigns, forever, as tenants in common, and *not as joint tenants.
Page 100 - Exceptional circumstances will modify the most carefully guarded rule ; but, as a general thing, we should say that the compensation to the owner is to be estimated by reference to the uses for which the property is suitable, having regard to the existing business or wants of the community, or such as may be reasonably expected in the immediate future.