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" ... that where one by his words or conduct wilfully causes another to* believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and induces him to act on that belief, so as to alter his own previous position, the former is concluded from averring against... "
The Southwestern Reporter - Page 37
1915
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Indiana Digest: Decisions, [1817-1912].

1911
...person with a full knowledge of his rights and the facts willfully by words or conduct causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and thereby induces the other to act on that belief and spend money or assume obligations which he would...
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The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts ..., Volume 8

Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines - 1912
...elaborated. The principle is now applied to all cases where one by words or conduct wilfully causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and induces him to act on that belief or to change his own previous situation. Estoppels operate not only...
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A Treatise on the Law of Estoppel Or of Incontestable Rights

Melville Madison Bigelow - 1913 - 857 pages
...misrepresentation. The general rule in regard to that is, that where a person by his words or conduct causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and induces him to act upon that belief so as to change his position, he will be estopped to aver against...
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Corporation Law: A Comprehensive Treatise on Federal and State Legislation ...

American School (Chicago, Ill.), Howard Strickland Abbott - 1913
...time. Lord Denman, in that case, said : "Where one by his words or his conduct wilfully causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things and induces him to act on that belief so as to alter his own previous position, the former is concluded...
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Ruling Case Law: As Developed and Established by the Decisions and ..., Volume 3

William Mark McKinney, Burdett Alberto Rich - 1914
...Colby, 34 NH 29, 66 229, 51 Am. Dec. 601. Am. Dec. 752. 25 LRA (NS) 761 note. 143 fully causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and induces him to act on that belief, or to alter his own previous position, and its effect is to conclude...
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Leading Cases of the Court of Civil Appeals of the State of ..., Volume 4

Tennessee. Court of Civil Appeals, Joseph Carrigan Higgins - 1914
...Tenn., 371. The doctrine may be thus stated, that where a party, by words or conduct, causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things and to act under that belief, altering his previous position, the former will be Covington r. MoMurry....
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Reports of Cases Determined by the Supreme Court of the State of ..., Volume 261

Missouri. Supreme Court - 1915
...a case one's mouth is plugged against the flow of truth. A healthy instinct De Lashmutt v. Teetor. immediately suggests that it cannot be under all circumstances...the prejudice of the latter, that a different state df things existed at the time in question." The act or conduct invoked as an estopped may be the simple...
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The Law Student's Helper, Volume 15

1907
...(which would induce a reasonable man to think A meant he intended to be acted upon) causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things and induces him toact thereon so as to alter his position to his prejudice, A is estopped by his conduct...
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Legal Definitions: A Collection of Words and Phrases as Applied ..., Volume 1

1919
...whom it Is Invoked has by his words or conduct voluntarily caused the person claiming the estoppel to believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and induced him to act on that belief. Galpin v. Chicago, 269 111. 42; Finch v. Theiss, 267 111. 73; Vail...
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British Ruling Cases from Courts of Great Britain, Canada, Ireland ..., Volume 9

1920
...Eng. Rul. Cas. 78, for the proposition that when a man by his words or conduct wilfully causes another to believe in the existence of a certain state of things, and induces him to act on that belief so as to alter his own previous position, the former is precluded...
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