Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Illinois Volume 263

Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Illinois Volume 263

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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. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...avenue in the clerk's subdivision of the east half of section I9, town 10, north, range I4, west, in the city of Casey, Clark county, Illinois." A plat of the subdivision was offered in evidence. Jasper avenue runs north and south and block 28 is an irregular tract lying on the west side of the avenue, on which it fronts 264 feet. Its south boundary line is perpendicular to Jasper avenue and runs back to the railroad. Its north boundary line is also perpendicular to Jasper avenue, runs back some distance, then turns at right angles and runs north to the railroad, which forms the west boundary. The 264 feet of block 28 abutting on South Jasper avenue is the 264 feet abutting on the avenue and running back the full depth of the block. Blakeley v. Bestor, 13 Ill. 708. For the error in the petition the judgment is reversed and the cause remanded. Reversed and remanded Mr. JUSTICE CRAIG, dissenting. ' THE CITY or BENToN, Appellant, vs. W. B. BLAKE et al. Appellees. Opinion filed April 23, 1914. I. SPECIAL AsSE5sMENTs--when an improvement ordinance does not provide for double pavement of street intersections. An ordinance providing for grading, curbing and paving certain roadways and portions of intersecting streets not included in the roadways will not be construed as providing for the double pavement of the street intersections, where there is nothing in the ordinance which directly shows a purpose to pave the street intersections twice or which prevents the adoption of a contrary interpretation. (Chicago Union Traction Co. v. City of Chicago, 208 Ill. I87, distinguished; City of Chicago v. Wilshire, 243 id. 123, followed.) 2. ORniNANcEs--that construction will be adopted which sustains rather than the one which invalidates more

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  • Paperback | 230 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 417g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236967038
  • 9781236967039