Irish Common Law Reports; Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Queen's Bench, Common Pleas, Exchequer, Exchequer Chamber, and Court of Criminal Appeal ... Volume 1

Irish Common Law Reports; Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Queen's Bench, Common Pleas, Exchequer, Exchequer Chamber, and Court of Criminal Appeal ... 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. 1852 edition. Excerpt: ...for wherein, and a new paragraph commenced. Special demurrer to the first count, on the ground that it did not show what was the particular amount of the bill of exchange, or that it was for a sum under 20, to which the jurisdiction of the Civil-Bill Court in such cases extends; and that it does not appear with certainty for what cause of action the Assistant-Barrister pronounced the decree in question. As to the second count, which the defendant treated as two counts, the third count commeneinglwith the word " whereas;" the defendant demurred to the first part, which he treated as the second count, on the ground that it did not show who were the parties to the cause in which the decree was pronounced, or what amount was thereby ordered to be paid, nor why the plaintiffs demanded from the defendant the said sum of 19. 15s. lld.; and to the third count, which he treated as commencing with the word " whereas " in the copy of the declaration served, on the ground that it did not state in what Court or before whom held, or where or how or by whom the defendants were ordered the said sum of money, or how an action had accrued to the plaintifls. To the other counts of the declaration, which were on the bill of exchange mentioned in the first count, and on an account stated, the defendant pleaded the general issue. O'D1-iscoll, in support of the demurrer to the two first counts. Vith regard to the first count, it does not appear that the bill of exchange was for a sum within the jurisdiction of the AssistantBarrister's Court._MoNAnAN, C. J. It appears that the plaintiff only claimed a sum of 19. 15s. lld.--Jscxson, J. It is immaterial for what amount the bill was, if he only claimed a sum...show more

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  • Paperback | 258 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 467g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236818202
  • 9781236818201