Commentaries on the Laws of England: In the Order, and Compiled from the Text of Blackstone and Embracing the New Statutes and Alterations to the Present Time

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Saunders and Benning, 1840 - Law - 700 pages
 

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Contents

The relations of persons public and private Public relations Origin
35
of the king His prerogative powers Power to appoint ambassadors
45
petual taxes as the customs the excise duties the postoffice the stamp
53
and ministerial duties and the provisions of 3 4 Wm 4 c 99 thereon
64
thereon of 1 2 Vict c 106 Of the ranks and degrees in ecclesiastical
76
34
81
prentices Of masters and workmen Of labourers Of the rights
83
to damage done by rioters feloniously and 7 8 Geo 4 c 30 as
84
Of violation of safe conducts Of infringement of the rights of
88
children and their legal liabilities Provisions of 6 7 Wm 4 c 86
90
and eleemosynary Provisions of the municipal corporations act
97
OF THE RIGHTS OF THINGS
98
by wounding by mayhem and the remedies Of injuries to health
102
recovery of advowsons by 3 and 4 Wm 4 c 27 and 4 5 Wm 4 c 39
113
OF THE FEODAL SYSTEM
114
CHAPTER V
120
CHAPTER VI
125
of grand sergeanty and the tenure by copy of court roll reserved
133
Hen 8 c 36
139
estates of freehold Of tenants in fee simple Sense of the word
141
or grant Of estates for life determinable upon contingencies
147
estates upon condition expressed The distinction between a condition
156
session Of estates in remainder Rules to be observed in the creation
164
connections of the tenants Of estates in severalty Of estates in joint
170
ditary succession Of lineal and collateral consanguinity Of
185
descent and provisions of 3 4 Wm 4 c 106 as to heirs entitled
190
tion Provisions of 2 3 Wm 4 c 71 and c 100 shortening the time
196
CHAPTER XIX
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a deed may be avoided Of the several species of deeds and their
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Stat of nonclaim
232
Requisites for obtaining private acts of parliament Of the kings grants
235
Of admittance upon a voluntary grant upon surrender upon descent
238
thereon The old statute of wills Provisions of new statute of wills
246
to running water and light and the provisions of 2 3 Wm
253
crown Of the prerogative copyright vested in the crown or the right
257
Geo 3 c 100 relative thereto The case of the Canadian pri
366
personal property in possession and the remedies Of the process of
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HEREIN OF THE REMEDY BY EJECTMENT
382
CHAPTER XIII
392
disturbance of ways and disturbance of tenure Of approving
402
ORIGINAL WRIT
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appear in court as now regulated by the Uniformity of Process
419
Limitation Provisions of Lord Tenterdens Act 9 Geo 4 c 14 as
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as to the venire and habeas corpora juratorum and distringas Provisions
446
Of a special case Of the discharge of the jury 439 to
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variance if declaration does not pursue the writ or verdict differs mate
465
writ of error Provisions of 6 Geo 4 c 96 s 1 11 Geo 4
468
special writs of execution Of execution in replevin Of writs of execution
476
nature of equity as now understood and practised Of the mode of proof
482
of will arising from defect of understanding Of neutrality of will from
490
Eliz c 1
494
of the church Of nonconformity to the established church Of pro
498
or queen Distinction between words spoken and written Of violating
502
original meaning of praemunire and the punishment now fallen into
509
justice Of embezzling vacating or falsifying records and provisions
518
this offence Of fraudulent bankruptcy and provisions of 6 Geo
528
Jac 1 c 11
530
and the provisions of 9 Geo 4 c 69 as to taking or destroying game
533
cide Of homicide committed for advancement of public justice
543
OF THE MEANS OF PREVENTING OFFENCES
566
Wm 4 c 96 as to appeals to petty sessions against poor rates
576
When they may discharge When they are bound to accept bail Where
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by coroners jury and by the sheriffs tourn Of the indictment which
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to the indictment Of plea in abatement and provisions of 7 Geo
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the provisions of this act respecting it Provisions of 7 Wm 4
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and provisions of 7 8 Geo 4 c 64 thereon Of reversing attainders
611
liament Of the court of the lord high steward Of the court of queens
615
by warrant by officers without warrant as justices sheriffs coroners
630
visions of 9 Geo 4 c 31 2 3 Wm 4 c 75 4 5 Wm 4 c 26
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