Reports Of Cases Decided In The Appellate Courts Of The State Of Illinois (volume 73)

Paperback | January 18, 2012

byIllinois. Appellate Court

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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. Excerpt: ... 2. Evidence--From Which Presumptions Arise.--Presumptions are derived wholly and directly from the circumstances of the particular case by means of the common experience of mankind by the ordinary reasoning powers and without the aid of artificial rales of law. 3. Instructions--Who Can Not Complain of Error in.--An instruction in a civil case requiring a degree of proof not required by law in such oases s err oneous, bnt the person in whose favor it is given oan not be heard to complain. Trespass on the Case, for damages; death from negligence, etc. Appeal from the Circuit Court of Cook County; the Hon. Richard 8. Tuthill, Judge, presiding. Heard in this court at the October term, 1897. Affirmed. Opinion filed February 14, 1898. Loesch Brothers & Howell, attorneys for appellant. Sullivan & Mcardle, and P. L. Moardle, attorneys for appellee. Mr. Justice Windes Delivered The Opinion Of The Court. Appellee, as administrator of the estate of Vincenza Labriola, deceased, sued appellant in case to recover damages for injuries sustained on August 24, 1894, which, it is alleged, caused the death of deceased on September 16 following. A trial before the Circuit Court and a jury resulted in a verdict and judgment of $1,200, from which appellant appealed. The errors urged are, first, that the trial court should have directed a verdict for appellant; second, that the verdict and judgment are contrary to the weight of the evidence; and, third, that the court erred in modifying appellant's fourth instruction and in giving it as modified. The first point was expressly withdrawn on oral argument. As to the second, the evidence shows, in substance, that appellant, about June 1, 1894, rented to one Vol. LXXIII 28 Angelo Labriola, the husband of deceased, the first floor fl...

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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. Excerpt: ... 2. Evidence--From Which Presumptions Arise.--Presumptions are derived wholly and directly from the circumstances of the partic...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:198 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.42 inPublished:January 18, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217981275

ISBN - 13:9780217981279

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