Corpus Juris; Being a Complete and Systematic Statement of the Whole Body of the Law as Embodied in and Developed by All Reported Decisions Volume 20

Corpus Juris; Being a Complete and Systematic Statement of the Whole Body of the Law as Embodied in and Developed by All Reported Decisions Volume 20

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...""7R. Co., 46 Fed. 546. to condemn." thereafter." Ont.--Watson v. Northern R. Co., 5 Ont. 550; Jenkins v. Cential Ontario R. Co., 4 Ont. 593, 920. Que.---Hampson v. Chateauguay, etc., R. Co., 6 Que. Pr. 283. a 31:10 npplhd---(1) A municipality cannot take land for a street and then use it for a railway. Chicago, etc., R. Co. v. Gait, 133 Ill. 657, 23 NE 425, 24 NE 674; Moses v. Pittsburgh, etc., R. Co., 21 Ill. 516. (2) A statute authorizing a mill owner to Obtain a right to overflow the lands of another does not confer the right to overflow a highway. Venard v. Cross, 8 Kan. 248. (3) Authority to take land for improvement of water courses does not authorize taking.for purpose of enlarging or creating a harbor. South Haven v. Van Buren 140 Mlch. 117, 103 NW 521. (4) The power conferred upon a railroad company by Rev. St. Q3283, to appropriate the streets of a. municipality for its right oi' way. does not authorize such appropriation tor the purposes of a railroad yard. Rockfort v. Cleveland, etc., R. Co., 85 Oh. St. 73, 97 NE 133. (5) A water company, under a charter granting lt the right to take private waters "for the extinguishment of flres, and for domestic. sanitary. and other purposes," cannot use the water of a private stream for private manufacturing purposes as against the objection of mill owners upon such stream. who are injured thereby; the words "other purposes" must be construed to mean other public purposes of the same character. In re Barre Water Co.. 62 Vt. 27, 20 A 109, 9 LEA 195. (6) A statute giving the right of eminent domain to railroad companiesorganized to convey person or property does not give such power to a company organized to carry persons only. Chicago, etc., ...show more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236752678
  • 9781236752673