Cahill Appellant; Cahill and Others, Respondents

Judgment Date09 May 1883
Date09 May 1883
CourtHouse of Lords (Ireland)

H. L.



Married woman — Unacknowledged contract as to interest in land — Compromise of matrimonial suit — Specific performance.

VOL. XI.] CHANCERY DIVISION. to raise money for the purposes of the business on a further mortÂgage of the property so mortgaged. I am therefore of opinion that this objection to the validity of the equitable mortgages by the executrix is well founded, and that the bank has not thereby acquired any charge upon the property of the testator. The action must be dismissed, so far as it seeks relief on foot of those mortgages, and the judgment confined to the mortgages by the testator. Solicitors for the Plaintiff : Messrs. Larkin 4 Co. Solicitors for the Defendants : Messrs. Nesbitt 4 Baker. .11n1111•••n•• CAHILL APPELLANT ; CAHILL AND OTHERS, RESPONDENTS (1). Married woman-Unacknowledged contract as to interest in land-Compromise of matrimonial suit-Specific performance. Davey, Q. C., and Jason Smith, appeared for the Appellant. S. Walker, Q.C. (of the Irish Bar), and .Romer, Q.C. (Greig with them), for the...

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