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1873

Eldred Vs. Bank

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... this court. a statute of michigan known as the joint debtor act [ footnote 1 ] thus enacts: "1. in actions against two or more persons jointly indebted upon any joint obligation, contract, or liability, if the process issued against all of the defendants shall have been duly served upon either of them, the defendant so served shall answer to the plaintiff, and ..... wall.) 545 error to the circuit court for the eastern district of wisconsin syllabus 1. the court adheres to the doctrine that a judgment on a note or contract merges the note or contract, and that no other suit can be maintained on the same instrument. 2. such a judgment, when binding personally, can be introduced in evidence and relied on as .....

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1873

Aicardi Vs. State

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... act of the 8th of march, 1871, which he alleged gave moses & co. the right to keep such a table as he did, was void, as violating the obligation of contracts. the court in which he was indicted held that it was not thus void, and aicardi was there convicted. the supreme court of the state affirmed that judgment on the ..... in error insists that the act of december 31, 1868, was, when the repealing act was passed, as between moses & co. and the state, a contract, and that the repealing act was a violation of that contract within the meaning of the constitution of the united states, and therefore void. our attention has been called to the opinions of the judges of .....

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1873

Cutner Vs. United States

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... the seat of government. then the purchasers were loyal citizens of a loyal state, and being such, could not be presumed to have intended to send the fruits of such contract to the aid of the insurrectionary government, even if it were possible (which it was not) to have obtained the subject matter of the trade from the government before sale .....

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1873

Heine Vs. Levee Commissioner

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... get is this money and interest, and that is precisely what a court of law would give them. the almost universal rule on the subject of specific performance as regards contracts other than those for real estate is that where adequate compensation can be made by the damages recoverable at law, equity will not interfere. it is said in argument that ..... . s. 659 authority by reference to some of the acknowledged grounds of equity jurisdiction. one of these is the doctrine of specific performance of contracts. but while equity has in some cases enforced in this manner a contract to deliver specific stocks, there is no such case here. the plaintiffs have their bonds or stocks. it is the money due on them .....

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1873

Williams Vs. Baker

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... under the grant. the state conveyed by patent to the navigation company the lands so certified as the progress of the work authorized it, according to the terms of the contract. all the lands in controversy here have been so certified to the state by the secretary page 84 u. s. 147 of the treasury or of the interior, to which ..... of locks and dams, and after prosecuting the work for some time under a state board of public works, made a contract with a corporation called the des moines navigation & railroad company for the further progress of this improvement. by this contract, the lands of the congressional grant, which constituted the sole fund for making the improvement, were to be conveyed by .....

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1873

State Vs. Stoll

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... petition to the court below for a mandamus to compel him to receive the same. the question in the case was the nature and extent of the obligation of the contract which, under the sixteenth section of the charter of the bank of the state, arose between the state of south carolina and the holder of bills of the bank to .....

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1873

Wilson Vs. City Bank

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... of such state, district, or territory applicable thereto, for a period of seven days, or has been actually imprisoned for more than seven days in a civil action founded on contract for the sum of $100 or upwards, or who, being bankrupt or insolvent, or in contemplation of bankruptcy or insolvency, shall make any payment, gift, grant, sale, conveyance or transfer .....

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1873

University Vs. Finch

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... order and forbidden to return, judicial proceedings against him were void. 3. the property of such citizens found in a loyal state is liable to seizure and sale for debts contracted before the outbreak of the war, as in the case of other nonresidents. daily and chambers purchased of elliott, in march, 1860, certain real estate in st. louis, missouri. for ..... of the rebel states, located in the loyal states, was, by the mere existence of the war, exempted from judicial process for debts due to citizens of the loyal states contracted before the war. a proposition like this, which gives an immunity to rebels against the government not accorded to the soldier who is fighting for that government, in the very .....

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1873

Packet Company Vs. Sickles

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... should govern. the case was tried in the court below upon an entirely different theory, against the steady remonstrance and exceptions of the defendants. with the special contract eliminated from the case, it seems to us to be a very simple one. the defendants have used, or are charged with using, the invention of ..... taken. the case went to trial on the plea of non-assumpsit to the amended declaration. evidence was admitted, to which defendants excepted, proving the special contract, the value of the saving in fuel made by the use of the patented improvement, and the length of time it was in use by defendants. evidence ..... or the value of its economies, but to be a deduction from all, under the rule of equity and justice between parties dealing with each other in contract, and where it is expected that both are to derive advantages from their dealings. " page 86 u. s. 615 to the refusal and to the charge ..... pleas of the statute being struck out, the case was tried on the plea of non-assumpsit. the plaintiff, under objection by the defendant, proved his special contract, how much fuel had been saved by the use of his apparatus, and how long the defendant used it. the defendant excepted to this proof. the defendant ..... last of these reversals was in the present case, and is reported in 72 u. s. 5 wall. 580. it was there held that this special contract, on which the case had always been previously tried, was void under the statute of frauds because it was not to be performed within one year and .....

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1873

United States Vs. Herron

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1873

..... , and if not known, the fact must be so stated, and the sum due to each, and the nature of each debt or demand, whether founded on written security, obligation, contract, or otherwise, and also the true cause or consideration of such indebtedness in each case, and the place where such indebtedness accrued, and a statement of any existing mortgage, pledge ..... as such, and all debts then existing but not payable until a future day, a rebate of interest being made when no interest is payable by the terms of the contract, may be proved against the estate of the bankrupt. contingent debts and liabilities of the bankrupt may also be claimed by creditors, and such claims may be allowed, with the .....

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