Green's Michigan Practice; A Treatise on the Practice of the Courts of Common Law of the State of Michigan

Green's Michigan Practice; A Treatise on the Practice of the Courts of Common Law of the State of Michigan : With Forms Volume 1

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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. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ... OI deed, the declaration states substance of the deed gene before it states the covenfliit breach. in debt the damages are usually merely nominal-.' cruise the debt itself is the ll c: -'pal object of the action: 1 these exceptions, however. t debt on bond conditioned f0 performance of some Specific the damages are usually 131 the amount of the l1PY1Bli.' 0' wards: and that in debt 011 ment they are i!PI19"'"Y I:1 sum sufllclently large lo the interest due 1D0l'l the ment. T T. R. 446. said plaintiff in the sum of Declaratlon--Debt. the declaration should set forth the amount of the judgment, the names of the parties, its date, the court in which it was rendered, and also state that it is in force.'"9 The action is now so rarely used that it is deemed sufiicient to merely refer to general works on common law pleading as to the rules as to the form and contents of the declaration, and to the statutory rules relating to counting on statutes,78 and set forth a few of the forms of declarations in such actions. Form of Declaration in Debt on Bond. Tm; Crncurr Counr FOR THE Counrv or-" COUNTY OF, ss: A. B., plaintiff in this suit, by E. F., his attorney, complains of C. D., defendant in this suit, who was duly summoned to answer the said plaintiff, of a plea that he render to the said plaintiff the sum of dollars (the penalty of the bond), of lawful money of the United States of America, which he owes to and unjustly detains from him. For that whereas, the said defendant, heretofore, to wit: on the day of, in the year, (date of the bond) to wit; at, in the county of aforesaid, by his certain writing obligatory, sealed with his seal, and to the court here now shown, the date whereof is the same more

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  • Paperback | 312 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 558g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123688065X
  • 9781236880659