Report of the Commissioners for the Revision and Reform of the Law: Recommendations Respecting the Civil Code, September 1, 1900

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Page 142 - Anything which is injurious to health, or is indecent, or offensive to the senses, or an obstruction to the free use of property, so as to interfere with the comfortable enjoyment of life or property...
Page 30 - To divide, withdraw, or in any manner pay to the stockholders, or any of them, any part of the capital stock of the corporation; or to reduce such capital stock without the consent of the legislature; or 3.
Page 12 - A subsequent marriage contracted by any person during the life of a former husband or wife of such person, with any person other than such former husband or wife, is illegal and void from the beginning, unless: 1.
Page 101 - State of , county of , ss. On this day of , in the year , before me (here insert name and quality of the officer), personally appeared , known to me (or proved to me on the oath of ) to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument, and acknowledged that he (she or they) executed the same.
Page 84 - ... as required for such building or premises, and cannot refuse on the ground of any indebtedness of any former owner or occupant thereof, unless the applicant has undertaken to pay the same. If, for the space of ten days after such application, the corporation refuses or neglects to supply the gas...
Page 20 - As between parents adversely claiming the custody or guardianship, neither parent is entitled to it as of right; but other things being equal, if the child is of tender years, it should be given to the mother; if it is of an age to require education and preparation for labor and business then to the father ; 3.
Page 74 - It is lawful for two or more corporations formed, or that may hereafter be formed, under the laws of this state, for mining purposes, which own or possess mining claims or lands adjoining each other, or lying in the same vicinity, to consolidate their capital stock, debts, property, assets and franchises, in such manner and upon such terms as may be agreed upon by the respective boards of directors or trustees of such...
Page 118 - The following contracts are invalid, unless the same, or some note or memorandum thereof, is in writing and subscribed by the party to be charged or by his agent : * * * "4. An agreement for the leasing for a longer period than one year, or for the sale of real property, or of an interest therein...
Page 20 - By what appears to be for the best interest of the child in respect to its temporal and its mental and moral welfare...
Page 119 - An agreement made upon consideration of marriage, other than a mutual promise to marry; "4. An agreement for the sale of goods, chattels, or things in action, at a price not less than two hundred dollars, unless the buyer...

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