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Էջ 55 - ... without prejudice to any remedies which might otherwise be used for arrears of rent or preceding breach of covenant...
Էջ 51 - And the rule is general with reference to the enactments of all legislative bodies that the courts cannot inquire into the motives of the legislators in passing them, except as they may be disclosed on the face of the acts, or inferable from their operation, considered with reference to the condition of the country and existing legislation.
Էջ 55 - ... enter into and upon the said premises or any part thereof, in the name of the whole, and repossess...
Էջ 51 - There is, too, a general acquiescence in the doctrine that debates in Congress are not appropriate sources of information from which to discover the meaning of the language of a statute passed by that body.
Էջ 86 - Just to it and to the public, and whether they are or not is a Judicial question. -If the rates are fixed at an Insufficient amount, within the meaning of that term as given by the courts, the law would be invalid, as amounting 'to the taking of the property of the company without due process of law.
Էջ 40 - ... as are prescribed by chapter five hundred and thirty-four of the acts of the year nineteen hundred and two for construction of the tunnel therein provided for...
Էջ 43 - ... construction of the tunnel therein provided for ; including the rights and powers conferred by section thirteen of said act, which section shall also apply to the location of the tunnel and to the construction of the subway referred to in this section if that is constructed.
Էջ 84 - The locations of or right to maintain any elevated lines or structures of the Boston Elevated Railway Company shall not be subject to revocation except in the manner and on the terms prescribed in sections seven and eight of chapter one hundred and twelve of the Public Statutes: provided, however, that any location upon which said corporation has not constructed its railroad within ten years from the passage of this act shall be subject to revocation by the legislature ; but no location upon which...
Էջ 43 - There is no evidence before us to show that the power of the legislature over the common is less than its power over any other park dedicated to the use of the public, or over public streets, the legal title to which Is In a city or town.
Էջ 43 - the city holds the Common for the public benefit, and not for its emolument, or as a source of revenue, and has constructed and kept in repair these paths as a part of the Common for the comfort and recreation of the public, and not as a part of its system of highways or streets.