Reports Of Cases Decided In The Appellate Courts Of The State Of Illinois (volume 58)

Paperback | February 3, 2012

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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. 1895-01-01. Excerpt: ... Spencer v. World's Columbian Exposition. without pleading the general issue, in order to have availed himself of an error in the decision of the court sustaining a demurrer to his special plea. He should not incumber the record with two pleas, when one would secure to him every possible advantage. Admitting that the court was technically wrong in sustaining the demurrer, still he has sustained no injury by the decision. What good to him to have two issues of precisely the same character If there was error, there was no injury; but we are of opinion that there was no error." Klein v. Currier, 14 III. 237. Whether the damages were excessive because of the testimony of the appellee that he drove out at different times, beginning within six or eight weeks after the injury, we need not inquire. The appellant, although it had the right to do so under the general issue, declined or neglected to offer the by-laws in evidence, and it, therefore, is not made to appear in the record, that there was any such by-law as was set up by the special plea. The judgment of the Circuit Court is affirmed. 338 Earl B. Spencer, Trustee, v. World's Columbian Expo-M 637 sition. 1. Receivers--Expenses and Claims of Creditors.--Where a receiver is appointed to carry on the business of an insolvent company upon the Exposition grounds, the rent or percentage of profits due from the company to the Exposition for the concession, is a part of the expenses which had necessarily to be paid by the receiver in order to be permitted to carry on the business, and should be paid by the receiver out of funds in his hands in preference to creditors. Receivership.--Appeal from an order directing a receiver to pay certain moneys, etc., entered by the Circuit Court of Cook County; the Hon....

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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. 1895-01-01. Excerpt: ... Spencer v. World's Columbian Exposition. without pleading the general issue, in order to have availed himself of an erro...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:236 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.5 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217984819

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