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March 1950


Point(s) at Issue: Fatal accident - negligence on part of employer - admissibility of evidence- evidence - two actions for negligence against company in respect of same accident - witness in first action dies - transcript of his evidence in first action not admissible in second action - "Person interested" - employee of defendant company - part of transcript put to a witness in cross-examination - whether whole must be read

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