Reprint of Ohio Cases Published in the Weekly Law Bulletin, Volumes 1-[30]

Reprint of Ohio Cases Published in the Weekly Law Bulletin, Volumes 1-[30]

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...To this judgment exceptions were taken. The plaintiffs filed a petition, as in cases ol appeal, declaring on this note, alleging that the plaintiff was a married woman, that a carriage had been sold to her, and that she gave a note to bind her separate estate and other necessary averments. After this petition was filed, Harriet Truman filed a general demurrer, and before it was disposed of, filed a motion to make the petition more definite and certain, and thereafter obtained leave to amend the demurrer by making it general and special--special in that the court had not jurisdiction of the plaintiff or the subject matter. That special demurrer was sustained, and the petition of the plaintiffs dismissed at their costs. The petition in error was prosecuted to reverse that judgment. The judgment of the common pleas would be affirmed as to the costs, the record not showing that the reversal was on the ground of want of jurisdiction. But the plaintiff in error further claims that the court erred in sustaining the special demurrer and dismissing the suit for want of jurisdiction. If the court had not jurisdiction before that time, for the reason that the justice of the peace had not jurisdiction, the filing of the gen COSTS--J URISDICTION. Hamilton District Court, June Term, 1877. Avery, Burnet, Cox, Johnston and Longworth, JJ. George C. Miller & Sons V. Harriet Truman. eral demurrer brought Mrs. Truman within the jurisdiction; and she being a married woman, the court had jurisdiction in such case, and a right to determine the question whether she, being a married woman, bound her separate estate. It has been decided by the supreme court, in several cases, that where a justice of the peace has not jurisdiction, and the case is appealed and more

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  • Paperback | 436 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 23mm | 776g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236641906
  • 9781236641908