Florida Reports Volume 12

Florida Reports Volume 12

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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. 1869 edition. Excerpt: ... to be dismissed. though these questions are not raised in the pleadings. 1. Orders made in the progress of n cnusc should appear in thc record; and the Supreme Court, on appeal, cannot presume that an order. no evidence of which appears in the record, was made by the circuit court. 2. The principle that " the jurisdiction of any court exercising authority over a subject may be inquired into in every other court, when the proceedings of the former are relied upon and brought before the latter by the party claiming the benefitof such proceedings," is a rule oi' evidence, and is not in the nature of appellate or supervisory power. _ Appeal from:1 decision of the Circuit Court sittin_o;-for Nassau county. A bill was filed by Henry Timanus, complainant, appellee, against the appellant in the circuit court of Nassau county, in which complainant alleges that he is the owner in fee simple of certain lands and tenements in the city of Fernandina, known as lots numbers one, two, seven, and eight, in block thirty-six, having purchased the same from the Trustees of the Florida Railroad Company on the 19th day of January, 1860; that ever since his said purchase he has been the bona _/iole and absolute owner, and as such now holds possession thereof; that the defendant claims to have an interest in the premises by reason of a purchase of said premises "under a certain confiscation sale had by and under a decree rendered in the United States District Court in and for the Northern District of Florida, in the month of D-, 186-, and also by reason of a certain tax sale had on the 13th day of February, 1865, by the Direct Tax Commissioners of Florida, under an act of Congress, being an act for the collection of direct taxes in...
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  • Paperback | 234 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 426g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236737628
  • 9781236737625