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1867

Mason Vs. Eldred

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1867

..... is inconsistent with the hypothesis of a several liability. for the support of the second position, that a judgment against one co-partner on a co-partnership note does not constitute a bar to a suit upon the same note against another co-partner, the plaintiff relies upon the case of sheehy v. ..... upon which the action is brought, were made jointly with another and not with the defendant alone, a plea which would be without meaning, if the co-partnership contract was the several contract of each co-partner. the language of lord mansfield in giving the judgment of the king's bench in rice v. shute, ..... a judgment in one of the state courts of michigan, showing that mason had already brought suit in that court on the same note against the partnership; where, though elisha eldred was alone served and alone appeared, judgment in form had passed against all the defendants for the full amount due upon ..... statute in force in michigan, mason sued, in the circuit court for wisconsin, anson eldered, elisha eldred, and one balcom, trading as partners, upon a partnership note of theirs. process was served on anson eldred alone, who alone appeared, and pleaded non assumpsit. on the trial, the note being put in evidence ..... position is insisted upon as the rule of the common law, independent of the joint debtor act of michigan. it is true that each co-partner is bound for the entire amount due on co-partnership contracts, and that this obligation is so far several that if he is sued alone and does .....

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1867

Gaines Vs. New Orleans

Court : US Supreme Court

Decided on : Jan-01-1867

..... . hennen was in reality not "an earnest controversy," any more than paterson v. gaines had been; partially on the insolvency of clark's estate and the partnership articles giving two-thirds of the premises sought to be recovered to chew & relf; these last two being features, as it was said, peculiar to the ..... to terminate the existing disreputable connection, for we have no right, unless there is clear proof it is so, to ascribe a bad motive for a good act. it may be zulime was unwilling longer to continue the connection, and clark, rather than part with her, married her. but whatever were the controlling ..... estrangement from zulime and separation from her, but before her intermarriage with gardette. it cannot be denied the writing of it was a base and inexcusable act, and in itself affords an additional proof, if any were necessary, how easy the descent, when a man, with a fixed purpose, is leading a ..... return in july following, he encloses to him a communication which, "in case of accident or misfortune to me," he directs davis to open, and to act in regard to the contents as "i directed you with respect to the other affairs committed to your charge before leaving new orleans." "to account," he ..... with des granges, and with a person whom he married "before he imposed himself on zulime," and that reproaching him for his baseness in the latter act, "he endeavored to excuse himself by saying that at the time he married zulime, he had abandoned his lawful wife, and never intended to see .....

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