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" In the actions mentioned in the last section the defendant may, in his answer, allege both the truth of the matter charged as defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances, to reduce the amount of damages; and whether he prove the justification or not,... "
The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and ... - Page 683
edited by - 1907
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A Treatise on the Wrongs Called Slander and Libel: And on the Remedy by ...

John Townshend - 1877 - 823 pages
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances to reduce the amount of damages ; and whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances." ' Mate1 Code of Pro. §§ 149, 165; Bennett v. Matthews, 64 Barb. 410. An answer which merely states...
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The Code of Civil Procedure of the State of California: Adopted March 11th ...

California - 1880 - 851 pages
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances, to reduce the amount of damages; and whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances. libel salt— answer In, 9 Cal. 929; 10 Cal. 371. Truth— 41 Cal. 379; 47 Cal. 253; 50 Cal. 631 ;...
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The Code of Procedure of the State of South Carolina: Originally Adopted ...

South Carolina, Robert A. Lynch - 1880 - 247 pages
...defamatory and any mitigating circumstances, to reduce the amount of damages; and, whether lie prove the justification or not, he may give, in evidence, the mitigating circumstances, in action to SEC. 189. In an action to recover the possession of property disrecover proper- . J ty...
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The Code of Civil Procedure of the State of California: Adopted March 11 ...

California, Nathan Newmark - 1880 - 763 pages
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances, to reduce the amount of damages; and whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances. Libel suit— answer In, 9 Cal. 529; 10 Cal. 371. truth— 41 Cal. 379; 47 Cal. 253; 50 Cal. 031 ;...
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Reports of Decisions of the Supreme Court of the State of Nevada, Volume 15

Nevada. Supreme Court - 1881
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances to reduce the amount of damages, and, whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances." (Civ. Pr. Act, sec. 63.) As the answer of the defendant did not put in issue the question, whether...
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The Code of Civil Procedure of North Carolina: With Notes and Decisions to 1884

North Carolina, Walter Clark - 1884 - 470 pages
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances to reduce the amount of damages; and whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances. An answer alleging that the defendant ''did not speak the words charged with malice, but that he was...
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Laws of the Territory of Utah Passed by the Legislative Assembly, Volume 26

Utah - 1884
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances to* reduce the amount of damages; and, whether he prove the justification or not,- he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances. trial, that it was so published or spoken. Allegations not . . ,11.1 p it. SEC. 532. Every material...
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The General Statutes of the State of Nevada: In Force, from 1861 to 1885 ...

Nevada - 1885 - 1310 pages
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances to reduce the amount of the damages ; and, whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances. Thompson v. Powning, 15 Xev. 195. 3086. SEC. 64. The plaintiff may unite several causes. of several...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 20

1889
...defamatory and any mitigating circumstances, to reduce the amount of damages; and, whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances." Other states have a like legislative provision concerning the rights of defendants in actions for damages...
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The Code of Civil Procedure of North Carolina: With Notes and Decisions to ...

North Carolina, Walter Clark - 1892 - 817 pages
...defamatory, and any mitigating circumstances to reduce the amount of damages ; and whether he prove the justification or not, he may give in evidence the mitigating circumstances. Mitigation of damages. — In actions for defamation under the former system of pleading, evidence...
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