New England Reporter: All Cases Determined in the Courts of Last Resort, as Follows : Maine, Supreme Judicial Court; New Hampshire, Supreme Court; Vermont, Supreme Court; Massachusetts, Supreme Judicial Court; Rhode Island, Supreme Court; Connecticut, Supreme Court of Errors, Volumen5

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Página 403 - The right of an owner of land to occupy and improve it in such manner and for such purposes as he may see fit, either by •changing the surface, or the erection of buildings or other structures thereon, is not restricted or modified by the fact that his own land is so situated, with reference to that of adjoining owners, that an alteration in the mode of its improvement or occupation in any portion of it will cause water, which may accumulate thereon by rains and snows falling on its surface, or...
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Página 345 - He has no extra-territorial power of official action; none which the court appointing him can confer, with authority to enable him to go into a foreign jurisdiction to take possession of the debtor's property ; none which can give him, upon the principle of comity, a privilege to sue in a foreign court or another jurisdiction, as the judgment creditor himself might have done, where his debtor may be amenable to the tribunal which the creditor may seek.
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Página 111 - To His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable Council of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts • The undersigned, Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court, having considered the questions upon which their opinion...
Página 121 - The husband, wife, parent, child, guardian, or employer of a person who has or may hereafter have the habit of drinking spirituous or intoxicating liquor to excess, may give notice in writing, signed by him or her, to any person, requesting him not to sell or deliver such liquor to the person having such habit.
Página 174 - ... to impose and levy proportional and reasonable assessments, rates and taxes, upon all the inhabitants, of, and persons resident, and estates lying, within the said Commonwealth; and also to impose and levy reasonable duties and excises upon any produce, goods, wares, merchandise, and commodities whatsoever, brought into, produced, manufactured, or being within the same...
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