Dodge v. Bartol aamp; al. pretended that the property could have been preserved, by any exertion on the part of the master or mariners. On the question of contribution , the commercial code of France provides, that the effects laden on the deck of the vessel, contribute, ... 1 18, explains the reason of this ; which is, he says, because it is the mastera#39;s fault to overload the ship, if there was no room below deck foranbsp;...
|Author||:||Maine. Supreme Judicial Court, Simon Greenleaf|