Digest of the Decisions of the Supreme Court of Iowa: From the Organization of the Court, in 1839, to the 35th Iowa Report, as Embraced in the Reports by Morris, Greene, Clarke, Withrow, and Stiles : with Copious References to the Statutes, Volume 2
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Page 962 - ... giving and granting unto my said attorney full power and authority to do and perform all and every act and thing whatsoever requisite and necessary to be done in and about the premises, as fully, to all intents and purposes, as I might or could do if personally present...
Page 651 - It is therefore ordered, considered, and adjudged by the court that the plaintiff have and recover of and from the defendant...
Page 853 - All persons having an interest in the subject of the action, and in obtaining the relief demanded, may be joined as plaintiffs, except as otherwise provided in this article.
Page 716 - Probable cause" has been defined as a reasonable ground of suspicion supported by circumstances sufficiently strong in themselves to warrant a cautious man in the belief that the person accused is guilty of the offense with which he is charged.
Page 618 - It was held that parol evidence was admissible to show that the...
Page 797 - Nota, every contract made for or about any matter or thing which is prohibited and made unlawful by any statute, is a void contract, though the statute itself doth not mention that it shall be so but only inflicts a penalty on the offender; because a penalty implies a prohibition though there are no prohibitory words in the statute
Page 821 - Where the grounds for a new trial could not with reasonable diligence have been discovered before, but are discovered after the term at which the verdict, report of referee or decision was rendered or made, the application may be made by petition, filed as in other cases, not later than the second term after the discovery; on which a summons shall Issue, be returnable and served, or publication made, as prescribed in section seventy-four.
Page 836 - When the summons has been served or publication made, the action is pending, so as to charge third persons with notice of its pendency, and while pending, no interest can be acquired by third persons in the subject-matter thereof, as against the plaintiff's title.