Definition of Charity case
1. Noun. A case for a welfare worker.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Charity Case
Literary usage of Charity case
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The New England Magazine by Making of America Project (1902)
"A charity case By Julia Truitt Bishop EFORE he had spoken half Da dozen words, Dr. Allen Murdock knew that lie had niade a mistake; ..."
2. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Great Britain Court of Chancery, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1844)
"I* a charity case, an omission in the original Decree, not declaring the nature of the ... In a charity case, though the Information prays wrong relief, ..."
3. The History of the Litigation and Legislation Respecting Presbyterian by Thomas Smith James (1867)
"Waddington, (1 B. ami C. 2G), and the observations of Lord Eldon in the Bedford charity case, ... charity case ..."
4. A Digest of the Laws of England by John Comyns, Anthony Hammond (1822)
"The course of correcting the omission, in a decree in a charity case, ... In a charity case, an omission in the original decree, not declaring the nature of ..."
5. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: From by Great Britain Court of Chancery, John Scott Eldon (1821)
"But in a charity case, I may do that now. Upon the principle that the information praying wrong relief, the Court will, as it ought, give such relief as ..."
6. Justice and the Poor: A Study of the Present Denial of Justice to the Poor by Reginald Heber Smith (1919)
"The charity case is put by until a more favorable opportunity, ... For example, if the charity case is one of family destitution because the father has been ..."
7. The Legal Observer, Digest, and Journal of Jurisprudence (1853)
"charity case.—Heir,—In a charity case, the heir, though unsuccessful, allowed hi« costo but only as between party and party. ..."