Reports of Cases Determined in the Courts of Appeal of the State of California, Volume 7

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Bancroft-Whitney, 1909 - Law reports, digests, etc

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Page 253 - ... (3) powers which he might have exercised for his own benefit, but not those which he might have exercised for some other person; ... (5) property which prior to the filing of the petition he could by any means have transferred or which might have been levied upon and sold under judicial process against him...
Page 68 - ... the plaintiff must recover upon the strength of his own title and not upon the weakness of that of the defendant...
Page 192 - In all other cases, the action must be tried in the county in which the defendants, or some of them, reside at the commencement of the action.
Page 332 - Fear, such as will constitute extortion, may be induced by a threat : 1. To do an unlawful injury to the person or property of the individual threatened, or to any relative of his or to any member of his family ; or 2.
Page 652 - The voluntary appearance of a defendant is equivalent to personal service of the summons and copy of the complaint upon him.
Page 248 - The trustee of the estate of a bankrupt, upon his appointment and qualification, and his successor or successors, if he shall have one or more, upon his or their appointment and qualification, shall in turn be vested by operation of law with the title of the bankrupt...
Page 202 - The homestead is subject to execution or forced sale in satisfaction of judgments obtained: 1. Before the declaration of homestead was filed for record, and which constitute liens upon the premises. 2. On debts secured by mechanics, contractors, subcontractors, artisans, architects, builders, laborers of every class, materialmen's or vendors
Page 292 - The declaration of homestead must contain: 1. A statement, showing that the person making it is the head of a family, and, if the claimant is married, the name of the spouse; or when the declaration is made by the wife, showing that her husband has not made such declaration and that she therefore makes the declaration for their joint benefit; 2. A statement that the person making it is residing on the premises, and claims them as a homestead; 3.
Page 364 - That the testimony of an accomplice ought to be Viewed with distrust, and the evidence of the oral admissions of a party with caution.
Page 147 - The vital principle is, that he who, by his language or conduct, leads another to do what he would not otherwise have done, shall not subject such person to loss or injury by disappointing the expectations upon which he acted.

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