Michigan Township Officers' Guide, 1918

Michigan Township Officers' Guide, 1918

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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. 1918 edition. Excerpt: ...and defendants as above defined, whether the defendants have taken their appeals separately or collectively, and the rights of each and all said parties shall be determined by and according to such first determination and judgment of the circuit court, subject to the right of appeal to the supreme court according to law. The duties prescribed to justices of the peace in cases of appeal from judgments rendered before justices of the peace, shall, in cases of appeal under this act, devolve upon and be performed by the township clerk: Provided, That in no event shall any costs be taxed against the township or the township board, nor against the parties signing the application for the laying out of any highway, except such party or parties as actually appeal or defend such appeal. Id., Chap. I, Sec. 8. 4295. See Form No. 89. HEARING: A township board has no power to review the proceedings of the commissioner of highways in laying out and establishing a road except on appeal to t em under the statute, nor to review proc-ce ings ot the sp raisers, except so ar as to see that the' are not void tor want of jurisdiction.--nderson v. Bd., 2 /187. The action of towns lp boards on appeal from the hgghway commissioners cannot be sustained it it does not appear that the par y njured lg it ha notice of their meeting, even thouglh the return shows that it was held at his house.--rescott v. Patterson, 44 /625. A towns ip board on an appleal from a highway commissioner cannot go beyond the grounds oi' the appeal and fess on ot er matters.--eti't v. ilamtramck 38 / 588. See Soller v. Township of Brown, 67 K 22; Weber v. Stagray, 75 / 35: Brown v. 'i'wp. Board, 109/557. A township board sitt ng to hear an appeal from the action of a...show more

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  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 23mm | 794g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123694500X
  • 9781236945006