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" Facts were committed, and the Defendant may plead the General Issue, and give the Special Matter in Evidence... "
Laws of the State of New York Passed at the Sessions of the Legislature - Page 318
by New York (State). Legislature - 1837
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The Law and Practice in Bankruptcy: As Founded on the Recent ..., Volumes 1-2

John Frederick Archbold - 1827 - 616 pages
...lastly, by sect. 44, the action must be commenced within three calendar months after the fact committed ; the defendant may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence ; and if the plaintiff fail, the defendant shall recover double costs. See the section, ante, p. 11....
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An Historical Account of the Ancient Town and Port of Wisbech, in the Isle ...

William Watson (F.A.S.) - 1827 - 796 pages
...for any matter or thing done in pursuance of the last-mentioned act of king Charles, then he or they may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence upon any trial to be had touching the same. By the same act it is declared, that if any breaches happen...
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The Laws of the Customs: Compiled by the Direction of the Lords ..., Volumes 1-3

Great Britain, James Deacon Hume - 1827 - 676 pages
...Facts were committed, and not in any other County or Place, and the Defendant or Defendants shall and may plead the General Issue, and give the special Matter in Evidence at any Trial had thereupon ; and if the Plaintiff or Plaintiffs shall become nonsuited, or discontinue...
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The Laws Relating to the Poor, Volume 1

Edmund Bott - 1827 - 858 pages
...1. c. IS., " if an action be brought against a justice for any thing done concerning his office, he may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence." 27. And shall be allowed double costs. 28. By 24 G. 2. c. 44.$ 1. "no writ shall be sued out against...
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The Laws Relating to the Poor: Including the Collections ..., Volume 1

Edmund Bott - 1827 - 824 pages
...damages, Sennet v. Hart, i. pl. 36O. 10. By 7 Jac. 1. c. 5., and 21 Jac. 1. c. 12. " such defendants may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence." 11. By 7 Jac. 1. c. 5. " the judge, on verdict for the plaintiff! or on the plaintiff's becoming nonsuit,...
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Lex Parochialis; Or, A Compendium of the Laws Relating to the Poor: With the ...

William Robinson - 1827 - 624 pages
...• ^r 0 , . .. brought against aid, or by his order, shall do any thing concerning' his office, he may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence ; and if he shall obtain a verdict, or the plaintiff shall be nonsuited, or suffer discontinuance,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Distresses

James Bradby - 1828 - 278 pages
...brought against any person in respect of a distress or sale made by virtue of that act, or otherwise the defendant may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence; and that if the plaintiff CnAP.XIII. in such action shall become nonsuit or discontinue his action,...
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The clergyman's assistant, or A collection of acts of parliament, forms and ...

Parliament acts - 1828 - 748 pages
...particularly mentioned8. The thirteenth section limits actions against the Commissioners to six months, who may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence, and who are entitled to treble costs if the plaintiff fail in the action b. Stat. 59 GEO. III. Cap....
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An Analysis Of, and Digested Index to the Criminal Statutes, Alphabetically ...

William Robinson - 1829 - 258 pages
...such action and the cause thereof to be given to the defendant 1 cal. m. before the commencement ; the defendant may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence at the trial. The plaintiff not to recover if sufficient amends shall be made before action brought,...
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The Revised Statutes of the State of New-York: Passed During the ..., Volume 2

New York (State) - 1829 - 878 pages
...demanding such rent or service, or in relation to any distress, seizure or sale of any goods thereupon, the defendant may plead the general issue, and give the special matter in evidence.71 ARTICLE SECOND. Of the Recovery of Possession of Demised Premises, for nonpayment of Rent,...
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