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" Whether the party thus misrepresenting a fact knew it to be false, or made the assertion without knowing whether it were true or false, is wholly immaterial; for the affirmation of what one does not know, or believe to be true, is equally, in morals and... "
A Treatise on the Law of Torts, Or, The Wrongs which Arise Independent of ... - Page 584
by Thomas McIntyre Cooley - 1888 - 899 pages
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The Southwestern Reporter, Volume 17

Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...193, it is laid down that affirmation of a material fact that "one does not know or believe to lie true is equally. In morals and law, as unjustifiable...mistake, It is equally conclusive, for it operates as surprise and imposition on t lie other. " Representations by a party having means of knowledge In renard...
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The Southwestern Reporter, Volume 160

Law reports, digests, etc - 1914
...it to be false, or made the assertion without knowing whether it was true or false, is immaterial, for the affirmation of what one does not know or believe to be true is as unjustifiable as the affirmation of what is known to be positively false. [Ed. Note. — For other...
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2 years transportation progress, Volume 150

Law reports, digests, etc - 1915
...what one does not know or bebe true is equally in morals and law as unjustifiable as the aftirmavhat is known to be positively false. And even if the party innocently •sents a material fact by mistake, it is equally conclusive ; for it operi surprise and imposition...
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Rights, Remedies, and Practice, at Law, in Equity, and Under the ..., Volume 5

John Davison Lawson - Actions and defenses - 1890
...be false, or made the assertion without knowing whether it were true or false, is wholly immaterial; for the affirmation of what one does not know or believe...the affirmation of what is known to be positively false.2 Where a party makes a misrepresentation of a fact supposed to be peculiarly within his knowledge,...
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Reports of Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of the State of ..., Volume 2

Washington (State). Supreme Court, Eugene Genroy Kreider - Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...be false, or made the assertion without knowing whether it were true or false, is wholly immaterial; for the affirmation of what one does not know or believe...affirmation of what is known to be positively false." 1 Story, Eq. Jur., 193, and note. See, also, Page v. Bent, 2 Mete. (Mass.) 371 ; Stone v. Denny,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Pleading Under the Code of Civil Procedure ...

Samuel Maxwell - Civil procedure - 1892 - 872 pages
...be false, or made the assertion without knowing whether it were true or false, is wholly immaterial; for the affirmation of what one does not know or believe...true is equally in morals and law as unjustifiable as what is known to be positively false; and even if the party innocently misrepresents a material fact...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 27

Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...be false, or made the assertion without knowing whether it were true or false, is wholly imnmtorial; for the affirmation of what one does not know or believe...is equally, in morals and law, as unjustifiable as theattirmation of what isknown to be positively false. " 1 Story, Eq. Jur. 193, and note. See, also,...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 27

Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...false, or made the assertion without knowing whether it were true or false, is wholly immaterial'; for the affirmation of what one does not know or believe to be true is >qually, in morals and law, as unjustifiable as theaffirmation of what is known to be positively...
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Digest of Fire Insurance Decisions in the Courts of the United States, Great ...

George Ansel Clement - Fire insurance - 1893 - 690 pages
...to vitiate the insurance; an affirmation of what one does not justly know or believe to be true is as unjustifiable as the affirmation of what is known to be positively false. And an over-valuation by an agent is imputable to the principal. Home Insurance Co. v. Sakin, 14 Ins. L....
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The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 36

Abraham Clark Freeman - Law reports, digests, etc - 1894
...Fraud, 509, 516. tn Story's Equity, sec. 193, it is laid down that " affirmation of a material fact that one does not know or believe to be true, is, equally...mistake, it is equally conclusive, for it operates as surprise and imposition on the other." Representations by a party having means of knowledge in regard...
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