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" The true rule is that what is the proximate cause of an injury Is ordinarily a question for the Jury. It is not a question of science or of legal knowledge. It is to be determined as a fact, in view of the circumstances of fact attending It. "
Reports of Cases Determined in the Appellate Courts of Illinois - Page 406
by Illinois. Appellate Court, Martin L. Newell, Mason Harder Newell, Walter Clyde Jones, Keene Harwood Addington, Basil Jones, James Christopher Cahill, James Max Henderson, Ray Smith - 1912
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 245

Illinois. Supreme Court - 1910 - 710 pages
...by circumstantial evidence. 3. SAME — proximate cause of injury is ordinarily a question of fact. What is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question of fact, to be determined by the jury from a consideration of all the attending circumstances. 4. SAME — a negligent act need...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 229

Illinois. Supreme Court - 1908 - 728 pages
...result of the negligence charged. What is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question of fact, to be determined by the jury from a consideration of all the attending circumstances. (Pent v. Toledo, Peoria and Warsaw Railway Co. 59 111. 349 ; Pullman Palace Car Co. v. Laack, 143 id....
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 264

Illinois. Supreme Court - 1915 - 718 pages
...show that the violation of the provisions of the statute was the proximate cause of appellee's injury. What is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question of fact for the jury, to be determined from a consideration of all of the attending facts and circumstances....
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Reports of Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of the Territory ..., Volume 32

Utah. Supreme Court, Albert Hagan, John Augustine Marshall, John Maxcy Zane, James A. Williams, Joseph M. Tanner, George L. Nye, John Walcott Thompson, August B. Edler, Alonzo Blair Irvine, Harmel L. Pratt, William S. Dalton, H. Arnold Rich - 1908 - 604 pages
...the Supreme Court of the United States, in Railway Co. v. Kellogg, 94 US 469, 24 L. Ed. 256, "that what is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question for the jury. It is not a question of science, or of legal knowledge. It is to be determined as a fact,...
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The N.Y. Weekly Digest of Cases Decided in the U.S. Supreme ..., Volume 5

1878 - 680 pages
...without the aid of other causes not reasonably to be expected. Held, no error; the true rule is that what is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question for the jury. It is not a question of science or legal knowledge. It is to be determined as a fact,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Fire Insurance Adapted to the Present ..., Volume 2

Horace Gay Wood - 1886 - 682 pages
...107 id. 494 ; Tent v. The Toledo, Peoria and Warsaw Railroad Co., 49 I11. 340. The true rule is that what is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question for U,e jury. It is not a question of science or of le9al knowled9e. R is to be determined as a fact,...
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San Francisco Law Journal, Volume 1

1878 - 442 pages
...Mass. 494; Tent Vs. Thf Toledo, Peoria and Warsaw Railroad Co. , 49 111. 349. ) The true rule is, that what is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question for the jury. It is not a question of science or legal knowledge. It is to be determined as a fact,...
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The Federal Reporter, Volume 124

1903 - 1112 pages
...relies upon it. 9. SAME— PROXIMATE CAUSE— EXISTENCE OF EVIDENCE— DIRKCTING VERDICT. The question, what is the proximate cause of an injury? is ordinarily a question for the jury. But the burden is always on the plaintiff, in an action for personal injury, to show...
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The Federal Reporter: Cases Argued and Determined in the ..., Volumes 111-112

1902 - 2074 pages
...express malice is proved upon the trial of a case. The existence or nonexistence of malice is a matter to be determined by the jury from a consideration of all the facts in evidence. "The proof of homicide, as necessarily involving malice, must show the facts under...
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All Cases in the ...

Lawrence Lewis, Adelbert Hamilton, John Houston Merrill, William Mark McKinney, James Manford Kerr, John Crawford Thomson - 1882 - 706 pages
...said by the supreme court of the United States in Ry. Co. v. Kellogg, supra : " The true rule is that what is the proximate cause of an injury is ordinarily a question for the jury. It is not a question of science or legal knowledge. It is to be determined as a fact,...
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