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Page 389 - ... and in any such action the defendant may plead the general issue, and give this Act and the special matter in evidence at any trial to be had thereupon...
Page 755 - ... deemed to have first accrued at and not before the time at which such acknowledgment, or the last of such acknowledgments, if more than one, was given." And by 8. 15, " That when no euch acknowledgment as aforesaid shall have been given before the passing of this act...
Page 645 - Chancellor in matters of lunacy, whereby any sum of money, or any costs, charges, or expenses, shall be payable to any person, shall have the effect of judgments in the superior courts of common law...
Page 123 - It is a misfortune which has happened without the defendant's fault or neglect. If there was no neglect in the plaintiff, yet there is no reason to throw off the loss from one innocent man upon another innocent man. But, in this /case, if there was any fault or negligence in any one, it certainly was in the plaintiff, and not in the defendant.
Page 305 - Elizabeth, my well beloved wife, for and during the term of her natural life ; and from and immediately after her decease...
Page 753 - ... the right of the person entitled subject thereto, or of the person through whom he claims, to make an entry or distress or to bring an action to recover such land or rent, shall be deemed to have first accrued at the determination of the first of such years, or other periods, or at the last time when any rent payable in respect of such tenancy shall have been received (which shall last happen).
Page 389 - ... such action after issue joined, or if upon demurrer or otherwise judgment shall be given against the plaintiff, the defendant shall recover his full costs as between attorney and client, and have the like remedy for the same as any defendant hath by law in other cases...
Page 17 - Pounds over and above all Rents and Charges payable out of or in respect of the same...
Page 113 - wreck " includes jetsam, flotsam, lagan, and derelict found in or on the shores of the sea or any tidal water.