A Treatise Upon the United States Courts; And Their Practice

A Treatise Upon the United States Courts; And Their Practice : Explaining the Enactments by Which They Are Controlled; Their Organization and Powers; Their Peculiar Jurisdiction; And the Modes of Pleading and Procedure in Them, Volume 2

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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. 1871 edition. Excerpt: ... the place of holding the court, in the said District, by bill without out writ im pleaded Y. Z., being in custody, &c., for that here insert the declaration, to the damage of the said A. B. of dollars, as he said, and thereupon he brought his suit, &c. And such proceedings were thereupon had, in the said Circuit or, District Court, before the judges thereof, that the said A. B. ought to recover against the said Y. Z. his damages by reason of the premises; (a.) but because it is not known to the said court what damages the said A. B. hath sustained by reason of the premises aforesaid; therefore, you are hereby commanded, that by the oaths of twelve good and lawful men of your district, you diligently inquire what damages the said A. B. hath sustained, as well by means of the premises aforesaid, as for his costs and charges, by him about his suit in this behalf expended; and the inquisition which you shall take thereon, do you return to the judge of the said Circuit or, District Court at naming place of holding ihe court, in the said District, on the day Of, 18, under your seal and the seals of those by whose oaths you shall take such inquisition, and have you this writ there at the same time. Witness, &c. Teste as in Farm 4. M. N., Clerk. K. L., Attorney for Title of the cause, as in Form 1. ' Sir: Please to take notice, that a writ of inquiry of damages in this cause will be executed before Q. B., Esquire, Marshal of the United States, for the District of, at here designale the place, in the City of in said District, on the day of, 18, between the hours of and, in the noon of that day. Dated, 18. Yours, &c., K. L., Attorney for Plaintiff. To 0. P., Attorney for Defendant. 97. Subpuma on a writ of inquiry. Insert in...show more

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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236775864
  • 9781236775863