It says that whenever a party, who, as actor, seeks to set the judicial machinery in motion and obtain some remedy, has violated conscience, or good faith, or other equitable principle, in his prior conduct, then the doors of the court will be shut against...
Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the District of ... - Page 363
by District of Columbia. Supreme Court (1863-1936), Franklin Hubbell Mackey - 1888
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