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Which of the following actions or defenses are meritorious: (1%)
(A) An action for recovery of downpayment paid under a rescinded oral sale
of real property.
(B) A defense in an action for ejectment that the lessor verbally promised to extend or renew the lease.
(C) An action for payment of sum of money filed against one who orally promised to answer another’s debt in case the latter defaults.
(D) A defense in an action for damages that the debtor has sufficient, but unliquidated assets to satisfy the credit acquired when it becomes due.
(E) None of the above.