Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Illinois, Volume 229

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Page 138 - I hereby appoint sole executrix of this my last will and testament ; hereby revoking all former wills by me made.
Page 451 - An act granting the right of way and making a grant of land to the States of Illinois, Mississippi and Alabama, in aid of the construction of a railroad from Chicago to Mobile...
Page 340 - Whenever a testator shall have a child born after the making of a last will, either in the lifetime or after the death of such testator, and shall die leaving such child, so after-born, unprovided for by any settlement, and neither provided for, nor in any way mentioned in such will, every such child shall succeed to the same portion of such parent's real and personal estate, as would have descended or been distributed to such child, if such parent had died intestate, and shall be entitled to recover...
Page 521 - THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY of the Presbyterian Church of the United States of America would proceed forthwith to the First Presbyterian Church.
Page 416 - Carolina will be reversed, and the cause will be remanded with directions to proceed in conformity to this opinion ; and it is So ordered MR.
Page 399 - Even in cases where all of these requirements are present, specific performance is not a matter of right, but rests in the sound discretion of the court, to be determined from all the facts and circumstances of the particular case.
Page 154 - An act to amend an act to amend section sixty-two (62) of an act entitled 'An act to revise and amend an act and certain sections thereof entitled, an act to provide for the construction, reparation and protection of drains, ditches and levees across the lands of others for agricultural, sanitary and mining purposes, and to provide for the organization of drainage districts...
Page 471 - Governor of the state to enforce the performance of a ministerial duty not resting in his discretion; that a ministerial act is one which a person performs in a given state of facts, in a prescribed 'manner, in obedience to the mandate of legal authority, without regard to, or the exercise of, his own judgment upon the propriety of the act being done.
Page 570 - Illinois,'' and be in the penal sum of three thousand dollars, with at least two good and sufficient securities, who shall be freeholders, conditioned that they will pay all damages to any person or persons which may be inflicted upon them, either in person, or property, or means of support, by reason of the person so obtaining a license selling or giving away intoxicating liquors...

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