The Northeastern Reporter, Volume 4

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West Publishing Company, 1886 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Includes the decisions of the Supreme Courts of Massachusetts, Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois, and Court of Appeals of New York; May/July 1891-Mar./Apr. 1936, Appellate Court of Indiana; Dec. 1926/Feb. 1927-Mar./Apr. 1936, Courts of Appeals of Ohio.

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Page 470 - The first is, that where the risk has not been run, whether its not having been run was owing to the fault, pleasure, or will of the insured, or to any other cause, the premium shall be returned ; because a policy of insurance is a contract of indemnity.
Page 606 - All the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate, real, personal and mixed, wheresoever situate, of which I may die seized or possessed, or to which I may be entitled at the time of my decease...
Page 439 - Assembly ; nor shall any person hold more than one lucrative office at the same time, except as in this Constitution expressly permitted...
Page 311 - ... relieve a party from a judgment ' taken against him through his mistake, inadvertence, surprise or excusable neglect.
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Page 290 - The verdict of a jury is either general or special. A general verdict is that by which they pronounce generally upon all or any of the issues, either in favor of the plaintiff or defendant.
Page 268 - It is sometimes said that speculative damages cannot be recovered because the amount is uncertain ; but such remarks will generally be found applicable to such damages as it is uncertain whether sustained at all from the breach. • Sometimes the claim is rejected as being too remote. This is another mode of saying that it is uncertain whether such damages resulted necessarily and immediately from the breach complained of.
Page 239 - An action upon a specialty, or any agreement, contract, or promise in writing, within fifteen years ; upon a contract not in writing, express or implied, an action upon a liability created by statute, other than a forfeiture or penalty, within six years.

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