The British Columbia Reports Volume 8

The British Columbia Reports Volume 8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...GRANT V. DUPONT. FULL cousr AtY'ancouver. Architect--Whether liable for loss ('au.u.'d by mistakes in estimates. 1901. Decision of Isvmo, J., reported ante at p. 7, aflirmed. July 3 GRANT APPEAL by defendant from the judgment of IRVING, J., 11. reported ante at p. 7.-DUPONT The appeal was argued at Vancouver on 4th July, 1901, before MCCOLL, C.J., WALKEM and MARTIN, JJ. Wilson, K.G., for appellant. Godfrey, for respondent. On 8th July, the Court gave judgment afiirming the judgment appealed from and dismissed the appeal with costs. LAWR V. PARKER. FULL COURT AtVancouver. Mining law--Assessment work--Mineral Act, Secs. 24, 28 and 5.9. 1901 Decision of WALKEM, J., reported in 7 B.C. at p. 418, aflirmed. Nov. 7. APPEAL from the judgment of WALKEM, J., reported in 7 B.C. LAJTR. PARKER 418. The appeal was argued at Vancouver on 29th June, 1901, before MCCOLL, C.J., IRVING and MARTIN, J J. Davis, K.C., for appellant: The question is, does section 28 Argument. cure the defect of the work not being done on the claim at all? He referred to B.C. Statute 1898, Cap. 33, Sec. 5. S. S. Taylor, K.C., for respondent. FULL COURT On 7th November, 1901, the Court gave judgment dismissing Atvafiuver, the appeal and the following judgments were handed down by 1901. Nov. 7. IRVING, J.: I am of the opinion that it was not open to the LAWR plaintifl to challenge in this action the correctness of the method 11. by which the defendant obtained his certificate of work; I am PARKER inclined to think that error in this matter should be taken advantage of within a reasonable time by application to the Attorney-General. Having disposed of the question of work being performed Judgolelent outside of the claim, the case comes to this: The plaintifl had a lRVmG, ...
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