Laws of a General and Local Nature Passed by the Legislative Committee and Legislative Assembly at Their Various Successive Sessions from the Year 1843, Down to and Inclusive of the Session of the Territorial Legislature Held in the Year

Laws of a General and Local Nature Passed by the Legislative Committee and Legislative Assembly at Their Various Successive Sessions from the Year 1843, Down to and Inclusive of the Session of the Territorial Legislature Held in the Year

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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. 1853 edition. Excerpt: ...thereof, shall have been issued to said sheriff, and by him returned that the defendant could not be found in his county. SEC. 36. In such action against bail, they may plead that the plaintiff has not pursued the above directions, or that any collusive or fraudulent means were used to prevent the service of either of said writs; and if any such defence be established, it shall entitle the said bail to a verdict. ' SEc. 37. Where the defendant in a suit shall die before the rendering of judgment against his bail, or where, being alive, he shall have been surrendered previous to such judgment, such bail shall be released from further liability upon paying the costs of the proceedings against them, if any shall have been had. 5' SEC. 38. Where judgment shall be obtained against the special bail in an' action, such bail may, on motion, have judgment for like amount against the said defendant, but execution thereon shall only issue for such amount as by the sherifi"s return shall appear to have been collected from such bail on the original judgment. Approved, January 25th, 1839. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Council and House qf Representatives qf the Territory qf Oregon, That any instrument under seal fully and freely executed and delivered, shall be deemed valid and binding, according to the fair intent and meaning thereof, in all cases not otherwise declared by express statute, unless the execution or delivery of such instrument shall have been obtained by fraud or for an unlawful purpose. ' _ SEC. 2. Where a statute requires security _to be given for any purpose whatever, such security, unless otherwise directed, may be by bond, with suflicient sureties, made payable to the clerk of the district court of the county where the...show more

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  • Paperback | 92 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 181g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123699146X
  • 9781236991461