Register of the Department of Justice ...

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1885

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Page 174 - For each day's attendance in court, or before any officer pursuant to law, one dollar and fifty cents, and five cents a mile for going from his place of residence to the place of trial or hearing, and five cents a mile for returning.
Page 174 - When a witness is subpo?naed in more than one cause between the same parties, at the same court, only one travel fee and one per diem compensation shall be allowed for attendance.
Page 168 - For receiving, keeping, and paying out money, in pursuance of any statute or order of court, one per centum on the amount so received, kept, and paid.
Page 159 - It shall be the duty of every District attorney to prosecute in his district all delinquents for crimes and offences cognizable under the authority of the United States, and all civil actions in which the United States are concerned...
Page 210 - ... in value, except such as is by law exempt from being taken on execution for debt, the commissioner shall administer to him the following oath : 'I do solemnly swear that I have not any property, real or personal, to the amount of...
Page 171 - ... to be audited and allowed by the proper accounting officers of the Treasury, a sum exceeding six thousand dollars a year, or exceeding that rate for any time less than a year...
Page 166 - But nothing herein shall be construed to prohibit attorneys, solicitors, and proctors from charging to and receiving from their clients, other than the government, such reasonable compensation for their services, in addition to the taxable costs, as may be in accordance with general usage in their respective States, or may be agreed upon between the parties.
Page 208 - And in all cases of contracts for the performance of any service, or the delivery of articles of any description, for the use of the United States, payment shall not exceed the value of the service rendered, or of the articles delivered previously to such payment.
Page 166 - All such jurors, grand and petit, including those summoned during the session of the court, shall be publicly drawn from a box containing, at the time of each drawing, the names of not less than three hundred persons, possessing the qualifications prescribed in...

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