The South Western Reporter, Volym 158

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West Publishing Company, 1913
Includes the decisions of the Supreme Courts of Missouri, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Texas, and Court of Appeals of Kentucky; Aug./Dec. 1886-May/Aug. 1892, Court of Appeals of Texas; Aug. 1892/Feb. 1893-Jan./Feb. 1928, Courts of Civil and Criminal Appeals of Texas; Apr./June 1896-Aug./Nov. 1907, Court of Appeals of Indian Territory; May/June 1927-Jan./Feb. 1928, Courts of Appeals of Missouri and Commission of Appeals of Texas.

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Sida 287 - The court instructs the jury that if you believe from the evidence in this case, beyond a reasonable doubt...
Sida 364 - ... A contract of a corporation which is ultra vires in the proper sense (that is to say, outside the object of its creation as defined in the law of its organization, and therefore beyond the powers conferred upon it by the legislature) is not voidable only, but wholly void and of no legal effect. The objection to the contract is not merely that the corporation ought not to have made it, but that it could not make it.
Sida 169 - It would be a very curious and unsatisfactory result, if in construing a provision of constitutional law, always understood to have been adopted for protection and security to the rights of the individual as against the government, and which...
Sida 343 - ... to the buildings, erections or improvements for which they were furnished, or the work was done, in preference to any prior lien or incumbrance, or mortgage upon the land upon which said buildings, erections or improvements...
Sida 413 - ... be said as a matter of law that she was guilty of contributory negligence. "The...
Sida 366 - That for and in consideration of the sum of one dollar cash in hand paid by the party of the second part to the party of the first part...
Sida 448 - Where an instrument is payable to the order of two or more payees or indorsees who are not partners, all must indorse, unless the one indorsing has authority to indorse for the others. Sec. 42. Effect of Instrument Drawn or Indorsed to a Person as Cashier...
Sida 448 - Where the holder of an instrument payable to his order transfers it for value without indorsing it, the transfer vests in the transferee such title as the transferor had therein, and the transferee acquires, in addition, the right to have the indorsement of the transferor. But for the purpose of determining whether the transferee is a holder in due course, the negotiation takes effect as of the time when the indorsement is actually made.
Sida 339 - Where the preference consists in a transfer, such period of four months shall not expire until four months after the date of the recording or registering of the transfer, if by law such recording or registering is required or permitted.
Sida 30 - The court instructs the jury that under the pleadings and the evidence in this case the plaintiff is not entitled to recover, and your verdict must be for the defendant...

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