Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With Tables of the Names of the Cases and the Principal Matters, Volume 5

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Page 54 - ... or any interest in or concerning them, or upon any agreement that is not to be performed within the space of one year from the making thereof, unless the agreement upon which such action shall be brought, or some memorandum or note thereof, shall be in writing and signed by the party to be charged therewith...
Page 148 - Now know ye, that the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, in consideration...
Page 1047 - Term) moved accordingly, and also for a rule to shew cause why there should not be a new trial on the ground...
Page 1045 - Watson now moved for a rule to shew cause, why the nonsuit should not be set aside, and a new trial had, on the ground of misdirection.
Page 50 - BY the 4th section of the statute of frauds," it is enacted that " no action shall be brought whereby to charge any person upon any contract or sale of lands, tenements, or hereditaments, or any interest in or concerning them, unless the agreement upon which such action shall be brought, or some memorandum or 'note thereof, shall be in writing, and signed by the party to be charged therewith, or some other person thereunto by him lawfully authorized.
Page 41 - E., now moved for a rule, to shew cause why the verdict should not be set aside, and a...
Page 1081 - ... he took it under circumstances which ought to have excited the suspicion of a prudent and careful man.
Page 130 - ... the defendant or defendants in such action or suit to be brought may plead the general issue, and give this Act and the special matter in evidence at any trial to be had thereupon, and that the same was done in pursuance and by the authority of this Act...
Page 1107 - In debt on specialty or covenant, the plea of non est factum shall operate as a denial of the execution of the deed in point of fact only, and all other defences shall be specially pleaded, including matters which make the deed absolutely void, as well as those which make it voidable.
Page 851 - A verdict having been found for the defendant, a rule nisi was obtained for a new trial, on the ground that the evidence had been improperly received.

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