Reports of Cases Heard and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Volume 80; Volume 87

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Page 48 - After hearing the appeal the court must give judgment, without regard to technical errors or defects or to exceptions which do not affect the substantial rights of the parties.
Page 44 - A confession of a defendant, whether in the course of judicial proceedings or to a private person, can be given in evidence against him, unless made under the influence of fear produced by threats, or unless made upon a stipulation of the district attorney, that he shall not be prosecuted therefor; but is not sufficient to warrant his conviction, without additional proof that the crime charged has been committed.
Page 254 - This entire policy, unless otherwise provided by agreement indorsed hereon or added hereto, shall be void * • * if the subject of insurance be personal property and be or become incnmbered by a chattel mortgage.
Page 408 - If any person whose husband or wife shall have absented himself or herself for the space of five successive years, without being known to such person to be living during that time, shall marry during the lifetime of such absent husband or wife, the marriage shall be void only from the time that its nullity shall be pronounced by a court of competent authority.
Page 103 - States claims on this appeal that the trial court erred in submitting to the jury the question whether or not the...
Page 67 - In the following cases every agreement shall be void unless such agreement, or some note or memorandum thereof, be in writing and subscribed by the party to be charged therewith : 1 . Every agreement that, by its terms, is not to be performed within one year from the making thereof.
Page 132 - States demurred to the petition, on the ground that it did not allege facts sufficient to constitute a cause of action. The demurrer •was overruled and judgment rendered in favor of the claimant for the sum demanded.
Page 100 - Every corporation, joint stock company or association incorporated, organized or formed under, by or pursuant to law in this state, shall pay to the state treasurer annually, an annual tax to be computed upon the basis of the amount of its capital stock employed within this state...
Page 449 - York, making no objection thereto, it is ordered that a peremptory writ of mandamus issue out of and under the seal of this court directed to...
Page 74 - Party of the second part agrees to pay party of the first part $2.50 for each and every foot so drilled, and purchase a pump and cylinder...

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