Louisiana Reports; Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Louisiana Volume 92

Louisiana Reports; Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Louisiana Volume 92

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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. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ...thereof, and should pay "ten per cent per an-num interest on all sums received by him from a date beginning twelve months after receipt." They pray that said administrator be compelled to render an account, be removed from his trust, decreed to pay ten per cent per annum interest on all sums of money which came into his hands, and that they be put in possession of their respective interests in said succession. On this petition the court made an can pm-te order requiring the defendant administrator to "render a full, fair, and perfect account of his administration by the 5th day of September, 1837"--the petition having been filed on the 24th of June previous. Of this proceeding, due notice was served on the said surcties in person, and a curator ad I100 was appointed to represent, and act for the absent defendant and administrator. The curator filed a plea of prescription of five, ten and twenty years, in bar of plaintifls' action, and same having been referred to the merits, he filed an account of the dcfcndant's administration, and an accompanying explanatory statement. To this account the petitioners file an opposition, in which they set out numerous ol_'cctions, and, S11l)Sl'l, lllZlilll_Y, pray for like judgment againt the administrator, as in their original petition. At this stage of the cause, J. H. McGehee inrlivicentsluaJl_: / appears, through John T. Ludcling as counsel, and tenders, and causes to be filed a peremptory exception to the effect that he is a resident citizen of the State of Texas, and any "attempt to bring him into this court, by the appointment of a curator ml hoe, by virtue of any State law, is illegal, null. and void, being in contravention of the Fourteentshow more

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  • Paperback | 472 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 835g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236919807
  • 9781236919809