Cases summarily disposed of on motion in the United States Supreme court

Paperback | February 1, 2012

byCharles Henry Armes

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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. 1886. Excerpt: ... Seward V. Corneatj, 102 U. S. 161. Bond. An informal bond, insufficient as a supersedeas, or an appeal bond, will not necessarily avoid an appeal. Motion to dismiss granted--nisi.. Opinion.--The bond in this case is insufficient in form either for the purposes of a supersedeas or an appeal, inasmuch as it contains no security for costs. This, however, does not necessarily avoid the appeal; but we may impose such terms on the appellants for the omission as, under the circumstances, shall seem to be proper.... The appeal will, therefore, be dismissed, unless the appellants, on or before the first Monday in January next, give bond, with good and sufficient security, in due form of law, to prosecute their appeal to effect, and to answer all damages and costs if they fail to make their plea good; the bond to be in the penal sum of one thousand dollars, and the security taken and approved by the justice of this court assigned to the fifth circuit, and it is So ordered. Hayes V. Fischer, 102 U. S. 121. Appeal--Contempt--Writ Of Error. An independent proceeding for contempt cannot be re-examined in this court, and alleged errors in imposing punishment for contempt in an equity cause can be examined here on appeal only, and then only after a final decree. Motion to dismiss granted. Opinion.--Fischer, the defendant in error, brought a suit in equity in the Circuit Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York to restrain Hayes, the plaintiff in error, from using a certain patented device. In this suit an interlocutory injunction was granted. Complaint having been made against Hayes for a violation of this injunction, proceedings,were instituted against him for contempt, which resulted in an order by the court that he pay the clerk one thousand th...

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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. 1886. Excerpt: ... Seward V. Corneatj, 102 U. S. 161. Bond. An informal bond, insufficient as a supersedeas, or an appeal bond, will not necessar...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:68 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.14 inPublished:February 1, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217454399

ISBN - 13:9780217454391

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