Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa Volume 151

Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of Iowa Volume 151

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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. 2009-12 edition. Excerpt: ...that the driver of a team may not take in the whole of his surroundings, including the team and every obstruction which maybe in the line of the wheels of his vehicle. In our opinion, the jury should have been expressly instructed that if, when the team was started by the driver, the stone (if there was one) was in plain view, and there was nothing to divert his attention from seeing it, it was his duty to have seen and avoided it, and if he did not do so, the plaintiff could not recover. Rnvnasnn. Marrox ET AL v. Parrsnson. 1. Evidence: ORIGINAL ENTRIES: mmoar. Where defendant's book of original entries showed that he had paid plaintiff certain items of money, and plaintiff, who could not write, testified from memory only, after the lapse of six years, that these items had not been paid her, the court did not err in allowing the defendant these items.: PAYMENT or MONEY! nnnnsnv. Where defendant, a guardian, claimed to have paid his ward $10, but had no entry of it on his hook, and had no recollection of it, and the only evidence of such payment was a letter from a. third party giving a statement of the sum which the ward said she had received, such evidence was only hearsay, and the court erred in allowing the guardian credit for that amount. 3. Guardian: LIABILITY FOR UNCOLLECTED PENSION. A guardian should not be compelled to account for the amount of an unoollected pension, which his successor may still collect for the ward..: DEATH or WARD. When a guardian collected enough of his ward's pension to support her, and left the balance in the hands 4. of the government unt-il the death of the ward, after which, under section 4718, Rev. St. U. S., the said balance became uncollectible by her estate, held that the guardian should...show more

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  • Paperback | 276 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 499g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236836081
  • 9781236836083