Reports of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of the State of Indiana Volume 70

Reports of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of the State of Indiana Volume 70

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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. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ...The judgment is afiirmed, at the appellant's costs. Fans AND SALARIES.----/lci of 1879 Construed.--County A1lditor.--Under section 22 of the fee and salary act of March 31st, 1879, Acts 1879, p. 137, the auditor of each county in this State' is entitled to receive annually, regardless of the population of his county, "twelve hundred dollars for his services," and " one hundred dollars ' for making reports to the Auditor of State." SAME--C'ompensation Graded on Population.--Under that part of such section regulating his compensation when the population of his county exceeds fifteen thousand. he is entitled to receive the additional sum of one hundred and twenty-five dollars for each one thousand inhabitants in excess of fifteen thousand up to twenty thousand, and to one hundred dollars, only, for each one thousand in excess of twenty thousand. SAME.---lnteni of Legislature as shown by JournaZs.--'Ihe respective journals of the Senate and House of Representatives, containing the proceedings in reference to a bill enacted into a statute, may be looked to by the courts to ascertain the intention of the Legislature in enacting such a statute, if it be ambiguous. From the Randolph Circuit Court. C. Baker, T. A. Hendricks, O. B. Hord, A. W. Hendricks, -i Engle and--Study, for appellant. _ A. C. Harris, W. A. Thompson, A. O. Marsh and J. W. Thompson, for appellee. HOWK, J.--At the December term, 1879, of the Board of Commissioners of Randolph County, the appellant, George N. Edger, then and before that time the auditor of said county, presented to said board, for allowance and payment, an account or claim in his favor and against said county, in the Words and figures following, to wit: "Randolph County, more

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  • Paperback | 212 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 386g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236815874
  • 9781236815873