Louisiana Reports; Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Louisiana Volume 32

Louisiana Reports; Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Louisiana Volume 32

By (author) 

List price: US$15.45

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


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. 1839 edition. Excerpt: ...for New-Orleans. 'But we are relieved from all doubt upon the subject, by thedeclaration of Delarue himself, who stated, when asked why he landed the goods at Velasco, that he thought it was for the interest of the vessel to land there, and that. he had no other object in view. The act, therefore, proceeded from him as master and owner of the vessel, and not as supercargo; this being the EASTERN D1s'r. case, within the law cited from Livermore's Treatise on-Time, 1858-A enc, vol. 2. a e 213 I4, I5 and 17, where it is said 8 Y P g mm," "that if the act of the supercargo and master, be properly LA "fr-"E referable to his character as master, and respect his duty mums AND under the owners of the vessel, it is an act for which they run: ms. co.-, -., Where the are responsible. And the law cited by the claimants master and ovn-counsel, from the Louisiana Code, extends this responsibility f nd';' gooljesssii still further, and gives' the shipper a privilege upon the:: "l,"' 'e$?;'; proceeds of the sale of the vessel itself. rhemtqtheplaee We think, therefore, that the decree of the Parish Court, ""';Z?hZZ is erroneous, and that the claim of De Bolli, should be pre: ', f: slc'ons' ' . ferred to that of the plaintiffs. the shipper, and It is, therefore, ordered, adjudged and decreed, that the 155' judgment of the Parish Court, so far as it respects the claim of De Bolli, be avoided and reversed; that he be paid the sum of six hundred and thirty dollars, out of the proceeds of the sale of the schooner Pennsylvania, in preference to the claim of the plaintiff; that the...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 230 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 417g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236878337
  • 9781236878335