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Local Government, 342, 456, 488; no

injunction to interfere with depart-

ment of, 988.
Local law,' 102.
Local laws saved by Penal Code, 8, 9,

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for devastation, 481 ; of lessee, 803 ;
of lessor, 801 ; of donee of property
subject to obligation, 813; of trans-
feree of debt, 814; of trustees, 848–
852; of beneficiary, 866. See Duties.
Libels, injunction to prevent, 938, 988.

See Defamation.
Licences, 888, 924-927; to convicts

sentenced to penal servitude, 20.
Lien, 529, 530; of carrier, 515; on goods

sold, 601, 602 ; against subsequent
buyer, 602; of agent, 640; of bailee,
626; of bankers, factors, wharfingers,
attorneys, and policy-brokers, 626;
of pawnee, 627; of agent, 640; for
unpaid purchase money, 771 and
note 2 ; of mortgagee on title-deeds,
778, note 2 ; on share of co-owner for
contribution to redemption, 794, note

2; for deposit, interest and costs, 956.
Lieutenant Governor, assaulting, 137 ;

exempt from power conferred by sec.
45 of Specific Relief Act, 981.
Life,' 103, 221; legacy for, 467.
Life insurance, 525.
Light, right to, 885, 897 ; extent of

right to passage of, 912.
Lighthouse, destroying, 259. See Mis-

chief.
Lights, exhibiting false, 197.
Limitation, for prosecutions, 71; be-

quest without words of, 374; exe-
cutor's neglect to sue for debt till
debt barred by, 483; remedies barred
by, 506 ; promise to pay debt barred
by, 562 ; of suits on negotiable in-

struments, 664.
Limited acceptance, 701.
Limited grants of probate or adminis-

tration, 439-446, and see Arrange-

ment of Sections, pp. 331-332.
Limited liability, partnerships with,

655 and note 4.
Limited purpose, executor for, 441.
Lineal consanguinity, 344.
Lineal descendants, 349, 350 ; bequest

to testator's, 382.
Linen, 370, note 2.
Liquidated damages, 506, 592, note 3.
Liquidation of damages not a bar to

specific performance, 958.
Lis pendens, 441, 766, 767, note 1.
Livery-stable keepers, 514.
Loan, of stock specifically bequeathed,

418; for consumption, 509, 511; for
use, 509, 512, 624; misuse by bor-
rower, 622 ; where lender shall re-
ceive share of profits, 647; of trust-

money, 860. See Bailment.
Local custom, 907.
Local funds, 8.

Local usage, 673 and note 3, 726, 797,

800, 801, 884.
Locke King's Act, 308.
Locks of house, 750.
Loss, when buyer must bear, 597 ;

bailee when not responsible for, 622;
bailee when responsible for, 624. See

Wrongful loss.
Lost bill, cheque or note, 677; holder's

right to duplicate, 662,687,688; in-

demnity against claim on, 699.
Lost instrument of contract, 959, note I.
Lost letter of acceptance, 493.
Lost property, 246. See Misappropria-

tion.
Lost will, probate of contents of, 439.
Lots, trustee's power to sell in, 855.
Lotteries, 34, 201, 509, 523.
Lower Provinces, local laws in, 8, 9.
Lucid interval, 302, 355 and note 4;

contract made in, 553.
Lunatic, 12, 117, 118, 119, 120; will

made by, 302 ; bequests to, 303 ;
domicile of, 343 ; jus habens, admin-
istration for benefit of, 441; probate
cannot be granted to, 434; nor ad-

ministration, 435. See Committee.
Lurking house-trespass, 61, 262, 265,

266. See Criminal trespass.
Machinery, rash or negligent conduct

respecting, 199; operation of trans-

fer of, 750.
Madras Pier, 8.
Madras Presidency, local laws in, 8.
Magic, 495.
Magistrate, 95; defined, 488.
Maintenance, 560, note.
Maintenance of minor, 856, 857; be-

quest with direction as to, 476 ;
transfer of immoveable property sub-
ject to charge for, 761; Hindú widow's

lien for, 761, note 2.
Majority, 7; for purpose of making

will, 355; and of contracting, 552

and note 3
Maker of note, his liability, 683, 684,

685; presentment to charge, 695;
estoppels binding, 714.
Malabar, mortgages in, 731, 775, note

1, 776, note 1.
"Malice,' maliciously,' 11, 179.
Malignantly,' 11, 146, 195.
Mámlatdárs, their jurisdiction in case

of illegal dispossession, 949, note i.

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“Man,' 93.
Management of mortgaged property,

786.
Mandamus, bar to issue of, 982.
Mandate, 624.
Mandatory injunction, 938,987.
Manslaughter, 217, note 2.
Manufacturing process, injunction to

restrain disclosure of, 987.
Marginal notes, xxii, note 3.
Marine Court, officers executing war-

rants of, 97, note.
Marine insurance, 524, 528.
Mariner, privileged will of, 360, 361.
Maritime lien, 530.
Mark, counterfeiting, 274, 275, 276 ;

of testator, 358; attesting witness
not to subscribe by, 358, note 9. See
Forgery, Government stamp, Land-
mark, Mischief, Property-mark, Sea-

mark, Trade-mark.
Market overt, 534, 606, note 5.
Markets and fairs, 8.
Marriage, 7, 513, 580, note 1; offences

relating to, 34, 230, 272, 281, 282,
283, 284; fraudulently going through
ceremony of, 282; interests and
powers not acquired, nor lost by,
296, 299, 339, note 6; domicile ac-
quired by, 343; effect on property of,
354 ; settlements, 354; will when
revoked by testator's, 362; suit for
breach of promise of, 506 ; agreement
in restraint of, 563; of minor, 856,
857. See Adultery, Arbitration, and
Arrangement of sections, p.89; Cour-
tesy, Creditor, Divorce, Dower, Hus-
band, Minor, Partnership, Separation,

Wife.
Marriage-brokage, 560, note.
Married executrix or administratrix,

434, 435, 462.
Married woman, 283, 863, 867; com-

mitting crimes in husband's presence,
16; grant of probate to, 434; grant
of administration to, 435; trust for
separate use of, 861, 862; trustee,
863; contract for sale of her estate,
931. See Divorce, Dower, Marriage,
Separation, Separate use, Wife.
Marshalling, assets, 466; securities,

733, 789.
Master and apprentice, 509, 519.
Master and servant, 491, 509, 517, 518.
Material alteration, 502, 663, 701.
Material part of document, 269 and

note 6.
Maturity of note or bill, 680, 681.
Maxims — Volenti non fit injuria, 14,

note 2; Cessante ratione cessat et
ipsa lex, 304; Falsa demonstratio

non nocet, 368, note I; Qui tacet
satis loquitur, 398, note 4; Qai facit
per alium, facit per se, 498, note 2;
Nulla promissio potest consistere
quae ex voluntate promittentis sta-
tum capit, 503, note 3; Caveat
emptor, 607, note 1; There is no
contribution between wrong-doers,

611, note 3.
Meaning. See Construction, Interpre-

tation.
Measure of damages, 683, notes

add
7; for wrongful dismissal, 518, note
1; for breach of contract to admit
to partnership, 522; in case of dis-
honour of note, bill, or cheque, 712.

See Compensation.
Measures, offences relating to, 193.

See Weights.
Medals, 185, note 1.
Medical men, preferential payment of

fees of, 464; their contracts for pro-
fessional service, 516; injunction
against, 985.
Medical practice, agreement for sale

of, 958, note 7.
Members of Council, exempt from

criminal jurisdiction, 4, note 1,

153, note 3; assault on, 137.
Mental distress, undue influence in

case of enfeeblement by, 554.
Mercantile usage. See Usage of trade.
Merchant, criminal breach of trust by,

249; domicile of, 341.
Merchant seamen, 7, 552, note I.
Merchant shipping, 7.
Merger, of right of action on obligation

resulting from decree, 506, 508; of
right of action on bill, 508, 702; of
charges, 508, 798 and note 3 ; of
interests of lessee and lessor, 806;

extinction of easement by, 886, 920.
Military crimes, abetment of, 28, 140,

141.
Military men, domicile of, 341. See

Army, Articles of War, Mutiny,

Soldier.
Military testaments, 360, 361.
Mines, which lessee must not Fork, 804.
Mines and minerals, 727 and note 1,
Minor, 338 and note 3, 863; bequests

to, 303; domicile of, 343; marriage
settlement of, 354; cannot make
will, 355, 360; except to appoint
testamentary guardian, 366; probate
not granted to, 434; nor administra-
tion, 435; legacy to, 473; cannot
contract, 552; agreement in re-
straint of marriage of, 563 ; supply
of necessaries to, 585; partner,
648, 649; his power to draw etc.

notes, bills and cheques, 682 ; ac- Mortgage-money, defined, 774; when
cepting property burdened by obli. mortgagee may sue for, 781.
gation, 812; creation of trust by, Mortgagee, rights of, 732, 733; lia--
8 25,841 ; trustees for, 827; power to bilities of, 733 ; his right to sue for
apply trust-property for maintenance the mortgage money, 781; in posses-
etc. of, 856, 857; trustee, 863.

sion, 784; liabilities of, 786; right
Minority, 338 and note 3, 552, note 3; of subsequent to pay off prior, 785,

administration during, 440, 441, 462. 786; other rights of_mesne, 786 ;
Mints, persons employed in causing powers of, 817. See Interest, Mis:

coin to be of illegal weight or com- representation.
position, 187, 188; taking coining- Mortgagor, rights of, 732; implied
tools from, 188. See Coin.

contracts of, 732 ; implied contracts
Misapprehension, 972 and note 6. by, 779; imposition of easement by,
Misappropriation of moveable property, 900.
245, 246, 247.

Mortmain, 303 ; Mortmain Acts, 727,
Miscarriage, causing, 213, 214, 215. 825.
Mischief, 60, 255-260; in respect of Mother, her right to intestate's pro-

certain documents, 275. See Private perty, 351, 352; may appoint testa-
defence.

mentary guardian, 356, 1032 ; her
Misconduct of partner, 652, note 9; right to administer, 438.
of applicant for injunction, 989.

"Motive for doing,' 150.
Misdescription, of legatee, 366, 367; Movable property,' 97, 488; suc-

of subject of contract, 955, note 2 ; cession to, 340 ; combined with im-
condition for compensation for, 974, movable property, agreement for sale
note 6.

of, 597; suit for possession of, 950.
Misfortune, 116.

See Goods.
Misnomer, 366, 367.

Muhammadan, 482 ; will of, 310; ad-
Misprision of treason, 136, note 4.

ministration to intestate, 315-321;
Misrepresentation, 494, 555; defined, Succession Act does not apply to,

556; consent caused by, 971; guar- 483..
antee obtained by, 618; by agent, Muhammadan, marriages, registrars of,
646 ; by prior mortgagee, 788.

97, note; law, 496, note 1, 530, note
Mistake, in negotiable instrument, cor- 10; saved, 747, 812 ; gifts, 812,
rection of, 701.

note 3. See Shia law, Waqf.
Mistake of fact, 115, 122, 556, 557, Mukhtárs, their incapacity to buy ac-

558, 972; causing death by, 207; of tionable claims, 814; suspension and
law, 558; liability of person to whom

dismissal of, 1031.
money paid or thing delivered by, Mule, killing etc., 258. See Mischief.
586; defence by purchaser on ground Multiplicity of suits, 978; injunction
of, 962, note 5; rescission of contract to prevent, 938, 984, 986, note 4, 988.
for, 976.

Municipal commissioners, 96, note 3,
Mixture of goods not ordered with 97.

goods ordered, 610 ; of bailor's goods Municipal funds, 816, note 1.
with bailee's, 623.

Municipalities, 8, 9, 10, 552, note 1,
Modesty, insult to woman's, 292.

940.
Money, 184, note 2, 370, note 2 ; in- Murder, 205, 206, 207, 209, 210, 244 ;

cludes bank-notes etc., 370; note or when culpable homicide is not, 207-
bill must be payable in, 675,676; inci. 209; by dacoits, 244; discharge of
dents of, 750; warranty on exchange contracts by, 508. See Culpable
of, 531, 809. See Coin, Ready money. homicide, Dacoity, Suicide.
Month, 103, 338, 487, 680.

Mutiny, abetting, 140; circulating
Mopla (Mápilla) Outrages, 8.

rumours with intent to excite, 291.
Moral considerations, expressions in- See Insubordination.
volving, 11.

Mutiny Act, 6. See Articles of war.
Morality, 232, note 3, 398, 496. Mutual mistake, 973.
Mortgage, 509, 528, 731-734; defined, Mutuality in case of specific perform-
774; by executor or administrator,

ance, 931.
461 and note 3; by deposit of title- Mysore, 298.
Heeds, 732; by lessee, 803 ; of debt,
815; of trust-property, 860. See Native Christians, xxi; their law of
Lease, Management.

succession, 295, note 5.

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Native officers of Courts, 9.
Native Passenger Ships, 7.
Native States, borrowing from or lend-

ing to, 28 ; railways in, 298.
Nātră marriages, 282, note, 283, notes

3 and 7.
Natural affection, agreements on ac-

connt of, 552, note 1, 562,
Natural rights, 881, 896.
Natural stream, 898.
Navigable river or channel, injury to,

258.
Navigation, rash or negligent, 197;

obstructing, 198. See Buoy, Light-

house, Mischief, Sea-mark.
Navy, offences relating to, 28, 139–

142, and see Arrangement of sec-

tions, p. 78.
Nazránás, lien for, 530.
* Nearest of kin,' Nearest relations,'

New Year's Day, 681.
Next of kin, bequest to, 373-
• Nieces,' 376; their right to intestate's

property, 351, 352.
Noise, right to freedom from, 897 ; in-

junction to restrain making, 986.
Non-acceptance, dishonour by, 703.
Non-attendance in obedience to order

from public servant, 136.
Non-enjoyment of easement, 886,921.
Non-existing goods, 598.
Non-gratuitous act, obligation of per.

son enjoying benefit of, 586.
Non-payment, dishonour by, 703.
Nod-user, 886.
North-Western Provinces, local laws

in, 9.

bequest to, 373.
Necessaries, 533, 585 and note 2.
Necessary expenses, in case of gratuitous

bailment, 624; pawnee's lien for, 627.
Necessity, easements of, 882, 900, 901,

902 ; extent of easement of, 912;

extinction of easement of, 919.
Necessity of sale by vendor, 959,

note 3
Need. See Drawee in case of need.
Negative agreement, injunction to per-

form, 938, 989, 990.
Negative easements, 881.
Negative service, contract for, 509, 523.

See Negative agreement.
Neglect of promisee to facilitate per-

formance, 584.
Negligence, 12, note 1, 67; in keeping

State prisoners or prisoners of war,
28; causing death by, 43 ; evidence
of, 139, note 3; of executor or ad-
ministrator in getting in assets, 481;
of bailee, 622; of agent, 637 ; of
principal, 641; of co-partner, 649;
in paying note, bill or cheque, 678.
Negligent,'' negligently,' 11,139, 180,

197, 198, 199, 211,
Negotiable bonds, 659 and note 1.
Negotiable instruments, 296, 499;

defined, 678. See Bills of exchange,
Cheques, Promissory notes.
Negotiable Instruments Act, 673-725;

Introduction to, 659-665.
Negotiation,' defined, 678; rules as

to, 689-693.
Negotiorum gestor, 533.
Nephews,' 376 ; their right to intes-

tate's property, 351, 352.
New trustees, appointment of, 868,869;

vesting of trust property in, 870;
powers of, 870.

Notaries public, 664, 674 and pote 2,

706, 707; power to appoint, 720;

fees to be charged by, 725.
Note. See Promissory note.
Notice, to executor, 478; of discharge

to company's servants, 517; defined,
747, 838; of seller's claim, 604; of
revocation or renunciation of ageney,
635; to agent, 643; of agreement re-
straining power of partner, 649; of
dissolution of partnership, 655 and
note 2 ; to holder of note ete., 677–8;
of dishonour, 683, 703-705, when un-
necessary, 704; reasonable time for
giving, 709; of qualified acceptance,
701 ; of protest, 707 ; of defects in
property leased, 736; before sale by
mortgagee, 782, 817; to quit, 800 and
note 3, 806 and note 9; to lessor
of encroachments on property leased,
803, 804; to determine lease, 806;
of transfer of debts, 813; of inten-
tion to abandon or suspend easement,
887, 922 ; of contract to buy, 946; of
occupation of third person, 947; of
settlement, 966. See Contempt, Court
of justice, Distribution, Owner, Ser.

vice, Waiver.
Noting, 706; when equivalent to pro-

test, 708.
Novation, 581, 582.
Nudum pactum, 316, 562.
Nuisance, 33 ; public, 194, 195; no in-

junction to prevent certain acts on
ground of nuisance, 989. See At-
mosphere, Disease, Drugs, Food, Re

servoir, Spring.
Number, 93, 487
Nuncupative wills, of Hindús, 311; of

soldiers and mariners, 360, 361.
Oath,' 103, 489; public servants autha
rised to administer, 158, note 6;
persons bound to make, 159, note;

refusing to take, 138, 159. See Dis- Onerous bequest, 395; gift, 811, 812.
trict Judge, False evidence.

Onus probandi. See Evidence.
Object of agreement, when lawful, Openly,' 904, note 8.
559.

Operation of contract, 498.
Obligation, 395, note 2; apportionment Operation of law, assignment by, 499,

of, 760; restricting use of land, 762 ; 500; discharge of contracts by, 508.
annexed to ownership of land, 762 ; Opinion of Court, trustee's right to apply
defined, 946; in the nature of a trust, for, 854.
872-878; incurred by partnership, Opium, 7.
649. See Minor.

Option, 809; of transferee, 763; of
Obliteration in will, 364.

person defrauded by transfer, 767;
Obscene books, drawings, etc., selling, to determine lease, 805.

importing, printing, and possessing, Oral guarantee, 527 ; ratification, 532 ;
200 and note 6, 2017 songs, 201.

account stated, 532; transfer, 750 ;
Obscenity, 34, 200, 201. See Insult. imposition of ease:nent, 882 ; agree-
Obstructing fairways, 7; a door, 53 ; ment relating to land, 932 ; agree-

public sale of property, 160, 161; ment for reconveyance, 969, note 1.
public servant, 161, 181 ; public way; Order, for delivery, 605, 628 ; to
198; road, bridge, or river, 258 ; drawee of bill, 676; absolute for
excessive user of easement, 884, 914. foreclosure, 792 ; for sale, 793.
See Mischief, Public servant, Re. Order of performance of reciprocal
sistance.

promises, 577 ; of indorsements, pre-
Occupancy, tenant with untransferable sumption as to, 713.
right of, 749.

Oriental language, instrument in, 673.
Occupier of land on which unlawful See Hundi.
assembly is held, 146, 147.

Origin, domicile of, 340, 341.
Offence,' defined, 11, 102 and note 2 ; Ostensible owner, transfer of immovable
made up of several offences, III; property by, 762.
falling within two or more defini- Oudh, local laws in, 9.
tions, 112. See General exceptions, Oudh taluqdárs, intestate succession to,

Private defence, Unnatural offences. 301, 303
Offensive weapons in Malabar, 8. Overdue bill or note, acceptor of, 684;
Offer of performance, 570, 571.

indorser of, 684; negotiation of, 693.
Office, requiring residence, when domi. Owelty of exchange, 809, note 1.

cile not conferred by, 341, 342 ; Owner of goods, sale by possessor with
priestly, 748; inalienability of public, consent of, 605.
749; declaration of right to con- Owner of land on or respecting which
tinue in, 979, note 8.

riot takes place, 146, 147.
Officer. See Assault, Commissioned Ownership, violation of rights of, 54.

officer, Domicile, Insubordination, Ox, killing, &c., 258. See Mischief.

Mutiny, Punishment.
Officers of Courts trading, 153, note 3. Panchayat, 95; member of, 96.
Official liquidator, administration by, Panjáb, local laws in, 9; mortgages in,
306.

1034.
Official secrets, 28.

Paper currency, 7, 660.
Official trustee, 474, 860.

Parole, state prisoner or prisoner of
Officials wilfully disobeying orders of war at large on, 139.
Secretary of State, 30.

Pársís, 353, 840, note 3 ; law relating
Old age, undue influence when mind to, xxi, 295 and note 4, 298, 301,
enfeebled by, 554.

1032 ; wills of, 303.
• Omission,' 100; to apprehend, 179, Part-delivery, 594, 600.

180, 182; to give notice or informa- Part-payment, 594.
tion to public servant, 157 ; to give Part-performance, 959, note 1.
information of offence, 170; to pro- Partial acceptance, 701; indorsement,
duce document to public servant, 692.
156, 157 ; to assist public servant, Participation, 1, 64.
161, 162; fraudulent, 555; supplied Particular knowledge or intent, offence
from context of will, 367. Se requiring, 117–118.
Agent, Document, Evidence, Owner, Parties, to notes, bills, and cheques,
Public servant, Riot.

682-688; to suits relating to morta
On presentment,' 680.

gages, 791.

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