Canadian Criminal Cases Annotated Volume 2

Canadian Criminal Cases Annotated Volume 2

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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. 1899 edition. Excerpt: ...But an objection that the judge has erroneously found a fact which, though essential to the validity of his order, he was competent to try, assumes that, having general jurisdiction over the subject-matter, he properly entered upon the inquiry, but miscarried in the course of it. The superior Court cannot quash an adjudication upon such an objection without assuming the functions of a Court of appeal, and the power to re-try a question which the judge was competent to decide." See also the cases cited in Regina v. Grainger, 46 U.C.R. 382. For this reason we think the motion must be dismissed, but we are not to be taken as assenting to the view of the deputy police magistrate upon the construction of the statute. Appeal dismissed. Ila I 330 CANADIAN CRIMINAL CASES. VOL. II. NOI-6 2 Sale by s/wp licensee--Pro/zz'bz'z'ed quantity. The Ontario Liquor License Act expressly declares that " three half pints " shall, where bottled liquor is sold, be held to be equivalent to five quarter pints Imperial measure. 44 Vict. (Ont.) c. 27, s. 3; R.S.O. 1887, c. 194, s. 2 (5); R.S.O. 1897, c. 245, s. 2 (5). And by the last mentioned statute (sec. 2, s-s. 2) the term " liquor " shall include "all spirituous and malt liquors, and all combinations of liquors and drinks and drinkable liquids which are intoxicating." The statutory definition of the term "shop license " was changed by Ont. Stat. 1897, 60 Vict. c. 50, s. 4, now incorporated in cap. 245 of the Revised Statutes of 1897 as subsection 3 of sec. 2 of " The Liquor License Act," which declares that " ' Shop license ' shall mean a license for selling, bartering or trafiicking by retail in such liquors in shops, ...
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  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 395g
  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236767047
  • 9781236767042