Georgia Reports Volume 66

Georgia Reports Volume 66

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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. 1882 edition. Excerpt: ...against them, is violative of the clauses of the constitutions of I868 and 1877, heretofore specified. The bill alleges that both of said fa: have been also levied by the defendant, Mayo, on property of said Renfroe; and that said Renfroe tendered to said Mayo affidavits of illegality. setting forth substantially the same grounds herein set forth, and that said Mayo refused to receive the same, stating that he was of opinion that he was unauthorized to accept affidavits of illegality, no matter on what grounds based, and that he would proceed tosell under the levies made, unless restrained by the order of the chancellor. The bill furtheralleges that if the said sheriff proceeds to advertisethe property levied on, irreparable injury will be done to the said Renfroe and his. sureties. It also alleges that said fas were issued in pursuance of a joint resolution passed by the general assembly on the report of a committee of that body, ap pointed to investigate the affairs of the treasury department; that they were not issued on account of facts ascertained by the governor after investigation by him; that Renfroe was not allowed to appear before said committee except as a witness, nor to be represented by counsel; "that said committee held secret sessions, and that Renfroe has had no hearing, and that his property, and that of his sureties, has been seized under executions based on no judgment, and without investigation by any proper tribunal. The bill prays both a temporary and a perpetrual injunction. Attached to the bill. among.-other exhibits, was a copy-of the bond of 1877, as follows: "STATE or GEORGIA. ' "Know all men by these presents that we, John W. Renfroe, as principal, and T. J. Smith, as securities. are held and...show more

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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123690575X
  • 9781236905758