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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ...A. Xo, I was not. Q. Did you get the information from her with which to draw that paper? A. Partly from her and partly from well, the information concerning the disposition of her property as stated there, I got from her. Q. From her'! A. I did. Q. Then as a matter of fact you were there to do business for her as an attorney? A. I went there at the request of Father Hinos, for whom I did business occasionally. Q. All of the conversations whieh you had with Mary Cain at that time related to your duties as an attorney, did they not? 179 A. I was there partly in a professional capacity. Mr. Frost: I object to the evidence as incompetent, immaterial and as prohibited by section 835--I forget the number of the section of the code. Mr. King: I understand where a party asks an attorney to witness a will she thereby waives any professional privilege. The Court: I suppose you are asking for what she 180 said concerning her property '! Mr. King: Yes. The Court: And the milking of this will? Mr. King: Yes. The Court: It certainly would be privileged as far as the attorney is concerned. 181 Mr. King: It is my purpose to introduce this instrument in evidence, and I want to prove its execution, and this is a witness to it. By the Court: Q. I suppose you arc familiar with this section of the code? A. I was more familiar with it then than I am now. Q. Read it, section 835. 182 (Witness reads section.) Stenographer reads Mr. King's last question. The Court: I am inclined to take the evidence. Plaintiff cxccpts. The Court: The counsel himself docs not invoke his privilege.-I O Stenographer again reads last question by Mr. King. I went into the room with Father I lines. This Mrs. Cain was ill at that time, and I remember talking with Mrs. Cain concerning the drawing of...
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  • Paperback | 286 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 513g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236763742
  • 9781236763747