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" There must be reasonable evidence of negligence; but where the thing is shown to be under the management of the defendant or his servants, and the accident is such as in the ordinary course of things does not happen if those who have the management use... "
The Western Law Reporter Canada and Index-digest - Page 519
edited by - 1906
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All Cases in the ...

Lawrence Lewis, Adelbert Hamilton, John Houston Merrill, William Mark McKinney, James Manford Kerr, John Crawford Thomson - 1891
...and the accident is such as in the ordinary course of things does not happen, if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable...defendant, that the accident arose from want of care." In the case at bar the thing which obstructed the passage in the car was evidently the personal baggage...
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The Law of Electricity: A Treatise on the Rules of the Law Relating to ...

Seymour Dwight Thompson - 1891 - 525 pages
...the accident is such as, under an ordinary course of things, does not happen if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable evidence, in the absence of explanation by the defendants, that the accident arose from want of care. ' " The principle is of special application...
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Reports of the Decisions of the Appellate Courts of the State of ..., Volume 8

Illinois. Appellate Court, James Bolesworth Bradwell - 1892
...and the accident is such as in the ordinary course of things does not happen, if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable...defendant, that the accident arose from want of care. For authorities as to the application of the rule, Sec. 2, Thomp. on Neg. 1227, etseq. If that rnle...
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The American and English Encyclopedia of Law, Volume 19

John Houston Merrill, Thomas Johnson Michie, Charles Frederic Williams, David Shephard Garland - 1892
...and the accident is such as, in the ordinary course of things, does not happen if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable evidence, in the absence of explanation by the defendants, that the accident arose from want of care." Opinion in Scott T>. London etc. Dock. Co.,...
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A Manual of Railway Law

Francis Montagu Preston - 1892 - 318 pages
...in the ordinary course of things does not happen to those who have the management of machinery, and use proper care, it affords reasonable evidence, in the absence of explanation by the defendants, that the accident arose from want of care." 2 This principle has in several cases been...
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Cases Determined in the St. Louis and the Kansas City Courts of ..., Volume 50

Missouri. Courts of Appeals - 1893
...and the accident is such as under an ordinary course of things does not happen, if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable...the defendant, that the accident arose from want of proper care. Dougherty v. Railroad, 9 Mo. App. 478; sc, affirmed, 81 Mo. 325, 329, and cases cited....
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The Liability of Railway Companies for Negligence Towards Passengers

Albert Parsons - 1893 - 196 pages
...(1890). the accident is such as, in the ordinary course of things, does not happen if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable evidence, in the absence of explanation by the defendants, that the accident arose from want of care." When it is doubtful whether the nature of the...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 66

Vermont. Supreme Court - 1894
...and the accident is such as, in the ordinary course of things, does not happen if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable...explanation by the defendant, that the accident arose from the want of care.' Scott v. London, etc., Docks Co., 3 Hurl. & C. 596; and see, to the same effect,...
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A Treatise on the Law of Torts in Obligations Arising from Civil Wrongs in ...

Frederick Pollock - 1894 - 803 pages
...Vincent c. Cook, 4 Hun, 818; Robinson v. NY Cent. etc. R. Co., 66 Barb. 155. if those who have the management use proper care, it affords reasonable evidence, in the absence of explanation by the defendants, that the accident arose from want of care." Therefore if I am lawfully and as of right...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of the State of Oregon, Volume 25

Oregon. Supreme Court, William Wallace Thayer, Joseph Gardner Wilson, Thomas Benton Odeneal, Julius Augustus Stratton, Robert Graves Morrow, William Henry Holmes, Reuben S. Strahan, George Henry Burnett, James W. Crawford, Frank A. Turner, Bellinger, Charles Byron - 1894
...means, appliances, men or apparatus employed by such carrier in the transporation, it affords reasonable evidence, in the absence of explanation by the defendant, that the accident arose from the want of proper care. Hence, the rule is well settled that in an action by a passenger for personal...
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