Chandler v Parker and Danks: 1800

Where the plaintiff declares on a joint contract, and one defendant pleads infancy, the plaintiff cannot enter a noli prosequi and proceed against the other defendant in that action, but should commence a new action against the adult defendant only.

Citations:

[1800] EngR 3, (1800) 3 Esp 76, (1800) 170 ER 544 (A)

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Contract, Children

Updated: 15 May 2022; Ref: scu.345779