The Ohio Nisi Prius Reports, New Series; Being Reports of Cases Decided by the Superior, Common Pleas, Insolvency and Probate Courts of the State of Ohio Volume 8
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. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...to Regulate the Business of Dry Cleaning--Not Restricted by Authority Conlerred on State Fire Marshal--Seetions.509-54 and 1536-100, par. 8. The power of a municipality to prescribe by ordinance the conditions under which the business of dry cleaning is to be carried on within the municipal limits is not restricted by the provision of Seetion 409-54, conferring on the state fire marshal certain powers in regard to buildings" which may be inflammable. David Davis, for plaintiffs in error. Albert H..110rrill, Assistant City Solicitor, contra.. Mtldner et al v. Cincinnati. Vol. VIII. N. S. Hour, J. 'l'he plaintiffs in error were convicted in the police court for violation of what is known as the dry cleaning ordinance, passed December 30, 1907. A petition in error has been filed in this court to reverse the judgment of the police_ court. The only question submitted to this court is whether or not an ordinance prescribing conditions under which said business is to be carried on is within the powers of the municipality, and whether such powers. if any. are restricted by the provisions of the Revised Statutes. giving certain powers to the State Fire Marshal in regard to buildings whose conditions might be inflammable. In the argument no claim was made that the dry cleaning business might not be so conducted as to involve danger or annoyance to surrounding property or danger to life, not only to those engaged in such business. but to other persons in the neighborhood. Section 7, par. 3 of the municipal code authorizes the municipality by ordinance, "to prevent injury and annoyance from anything dangerous, ofl'ensive or unwholesome," and par. 11. "to regulate the transportation, keeping and sale of gunpowder or...
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