Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States. February Term, 1816[-January Term, 1827], Volume 7
R. Donaldson, 1816 - Law reports, digests, etc
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Page 442 - ... he shall accompany th'e whole with drawings and written references, where the nature of the case admits of drawings...
Page 420 - ... a written description of his invention, and of the manner of using, or process of compounding the same, in such full, clear, and exact terms, as to distinguish the same from all other things before known, and to enable any person skilled in the art or science of which it is a branch, or with which it is most nearly connected, to make, compound, and use the same.
Page 421 - ... shall fully explain the principle, and the several modes in which he has contemplated the application of that principle, or character by which it may be distinguished from other inventions; and shall particularly specify and point out the part, improvement, or combination, which he claims as his own invention or discovery.
Page 490 - ... 4. Hiring another person to go beyond the limits or jurisdiction of the United States with intent to be enlisted as aforesaid.
Page 348 - King or any of them or the Property of any of them from any Prince or State with which the said King shall be at War: And if any Person of either Nation shall take such Commissions or Letters of Marque he shall be punished as a Pirate.
Page 73 - ... in lands or tenements, lying within this State, shall be given or granted by deed or -will to any person or persons, but such as are in being, or to the immediate issue or descendants of such as are in being at the time of making such deed or will ; and that all estates given in tail shall be and remain an absolute estate in fee simple to the issue of the first donee in tail.
Page 209 - But no other error shall be assigned or regarded as a ground of reversal in any such case as aforesaid, than such as appears on the face of the record, and immediately respects the before mentioned questions of validity or construction of the said constitution, treaties, statutes, commissions, or authorities in dispute.
Page xi - The defendant may, at any time before the bill is taken for confessed, or afterwards, with the leave of the court, demur or plead to the whole bill, or to part of it; and he may demur to part, plead to part, and answer as to the residue...
Page 30 - This is a writ of right, originally brought by the plaintiff in error, against the defendant in error, to recover a certain tract of land in Kentucky, described in the writ.
Page 437 - Upon the whole, it is the opinion of the majority of the Court, that the judgment ought to be affirmed with costs.