Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Tennessee, Nide 91
Tennessee. Supreme Court, William Wilcox Cooke, Joseph Brown Heiskell, Jere Baxter, Benjamin James Lea, George Wesley Pickle, Frank Marian Thompson, Charles Theodore Cates, Charles Le Sueur Cornelius, Roy Hood Beeler
Soule, Thomas, and Winsor, 1892
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12 Heis 89 Tenn 9 Bax action alleged amended Appeal in error assignment authority bill bond capital stock carrier cause certificate Chancellor Chancery Court charge charter church Circuit Court cited and approved claim Clay King Code construed complainant Constitution contract corporation County Court Court of Equity creditors damages Davidson County death debt deceased decree deed defendant entitled equity error from Circuit evidence executor exemption fact filed Franklin Gibson County Giles County Haywood County held indorsement injury insolvent Insurance Company interest John Armfield Judge judgment jurisdiction juror jury land liability lien marriage Memphis ment negligence parties persons Philip Ball Pickle plaintiff plaintiff in error proof provision question Railroad res adjudicata rule set-off shares of stock Shelby County Smith Sneed Spurlock statute suit taxation Tennessee tion trial Turnpike Co valid verdict void witness Zack Dixon
Sivu 327 - In this country the full and free right to entertain any religious belief, to practice any religious principle, and to teach any religious doctrine which does not violate the laws of morality and property, and which does not infringe personal rights, is conceded to all. The law knows no heresy, and is committed to the support of no dogma, the establishment of no sect.
Sivu 586 - No corporation shall be created by special laws, or its charter extended, changed or amended, except those for charitable, educational, penal or reformatory purposes, which are to be and remain under the patronage and control of the state, but the general assembly shall provide, by general laws, for the organization of all corporations hereafter to be created.
Sivu 496 - it extends to the protection of the lives, limbs, health, comfort, and quiet of all persons, and the protection of all property within the State.
Sivu 535 - ... from the making thereof unless the promise or agreement, upon which such action shall be brought, or some memorandum or note thereof shall be in writing and signed by the...
Sivu 25 - No bill shall become a law which embraces more than one subject, that subject to be expressed in the title. All acts which repeal, revive or amend former laws, shall recite in their caption, or otherwise, the title or substance of the law repealed, revived or amended.
Sivu 583 - The Legislature shall have no power to suspend any general law for the benefit of any particular individual, nor to pass any law for the benefit of individuals, inconsistent with the general laws of the land ; nor to pass any law granting to any individual or individuals, rights, privileges, immunities, or exemptions, other than such as may be, by the same law, extended to any member of the community who may be able to bring himself within the provisions of such law.
Sivu 171 - That in actions by or against executors, administrators, or guardians, in which judgment may be rendered for or against them, neither party shall be allowed to testify against the other, as to any transaction with, or statement by, the Opinion of the Court. testator, intestate, or ward, unless called to testify thereto by the opposite party, or required to testify thereto by the court.
Sivu 376 - If a building or any part thereof fall, except as the result of fire, all insurance by this policy on such building or its contents shall immediately cease.
Sivu 327 - The right to organize voluntary religious associations to assist in the expression and dissemination of any religious doctrine, and to create tribunals for the decision of controverted questions of faith within the association, and for the ecclesiastical government of all the individual members, congregations, and officers within the general association, is unquestioned. AH who unite themselves to such a body do so with an implied consent to this government, and are bound to submit to it.
Sivu 587 - ... but the Legislature may except such as may be held by the State, by Counties, Cities or Towns, and used exclusively for public or corporation purposes, and such as may be held and used for purposes purely religious, charitable, scientific, literary or educational, and shall except one thousand dollars...