Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Montana from December Term 1868, to Volume 10

Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of Montana from December Term 1868, to Volume 10

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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. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ...at said time before said Eddy, as said justice, and objected to any examination by the counsel for said Mathews and Curtis; that said counsel, Charles O'Donnell, demanded of said Eddy, as such justice, the privilege of examining the said Shippen, which was then refused; that said Mathews and Curtis, by said counsel, requested said court to make an order placing said Shippen in the custody of the sheriff aforesaid, for refusing to testify in this proceeding, and that said Eddy, as such justice, refused to grant said order, or compel said Shippen to testify; and that the hearing was then continued until August 22, 1890, at seven, P. M. That said Shippen, in pursuance of said order, appeared before said Eddy, as such justice; that counsel for said Mathews and Curtis then asked said Shippen several questions, which the said Shippen refused to answer; and that said Eddy, as such justice, refused to allow said counsel to put any questions to said Shippen, but ordered said Shippen to be discharged from further attendance at said court, and dismissed the said proceedings. And that this action of said Eddy, as such justice, has deprived said Mathews and Curtis of said sum of $155, or any part thereof, in the hands of said Shippen; and that they have no plain, speedy, or adequate remedy in the ordinary course of law. The prayer is for an alternative writ of mandate commanding said Eddy, as such justice, to issue an order to compel said Shippen to appear and testify on oath according to said section 803 of the Code of Civil Procedure. Thereupon the court below issued an alternative writ of mandate in conformity with the application of said Mathews and Curtis. The answer of the said Eddy "denies on information and belief that on March 12, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 238 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 431g
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  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236868862
  • 9781236868862