The Southwestern Reporter, Volume 195

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West Publishing Company, 1917 - Law reports, digests, etc

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Page 102 - The question always is, was there an unbroken connection between the wrongful act and the injury, — a continuous operation? Did the facts constitute a continuous succession of events so linked together as to make a natural whole, or was there some new and independent cause Intervening between the wrong and the Injury?
Page 7 - Hence, if you find from the evidence in this case beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant...
Page 30 - From the commencement of an action or special proceeding, or the service of an answer containing a counterclaim, the attorney who appears for a party has a lien upon his client's cause of action, claim or counterclaim, which attaches to a verdict, report, decision, judgment or final order in his client's favor, and the proceeds thereof in whosesoever hands they may come; and the lien cannot be affected by any settlement between the parties before or after judgment or final order.
Page 171 - The General Assembly shall have power to authorize the several counties and incorporated towns in this State, to impose taxes for county and corporation purposes respectively, in such manner as shall be prescribed by law ; and all property shall be taxed according to its value, upon the principles established in regard to State taxation.
Page 64 - This entire policy, unless otherwise provided by agreement indorsed hereon or added hereto, shall be void if the insured now has or shall hereafter make or procure any other contract of insurance, whether valid or not, on property covered in whole or in part by this policy...
Page 180 - A written bargain Is of no higher legal degree than a parol one. Either may vary or discharge the other, and there can be no more force in an agreement in writing not to agree by parol than In a parol agreement not to agree in writing. Every such agreement Is ended by the new one which contradicts it.
Page 4 - ... in said cause, setting forth so much thereof as is necessary to a full understanding of all the questions presented to this court for decision...
Page 102 - The proximate cause of an event must be understood to be that which, in a natural and continuous sequence, unbroken by any new cause, produces that event, and without which that event would not have occurred.
Page 149 - ... years. Before granting such franchise or privilege for a term of years, such municipality shall first, after due advertisement, receive bids therefor publicly, and award the same to the highest and best bidder ; but it shall have the right to reject any or all bids. This section shall not apply to a trunk railway.
Page 343 - ... every creditor, whose name and address is stated in said list, or of which he has knowledge, of the proposed sale and of the price, terms and conditions thereof.

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