Reports Of Cases Argued And Determined In The Supreme Court Of Tennessee Volume 113

Paperback | February 9, 2012

byTennessee. Supreme Court

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1905 Excerpt: ... Furnace Co. v. Railroad. red River Furnace Company et al. v. Tennessee Central Railroad Company et al. (Nashville. December Term, 1903.) 1. ELECTIONS. Commissioners of registration styling themselves "commissioners of election," in notice of election, does not invalidate the election. The fact that commissioners of registration styred themselves "commissioners of election," in the statutory notice calling and advertising a special election for the purpose of determining whether or not the city should subscribe for so much stock in a certain railroad, was a mere clerical error, not misleading, and insufficient to invalidate the election. Post, pp. 706-708.) 2. SAME. Irregularities cured by validating statute. The irregularities of opening of polls at only two of the three polling places in a city at an election to determine whether or not the city should subscribe for so much stock in a certain railroad, of calling an election by resolution of the city council instead of by ordinance; of the rejection of certain ballots cast without any reason being given by the officers of the election; and of ballots not of proper form, were cured by a statute (Acts 1903, ch. 276) validating such election. (Post, pp. 707-709.) Acts cited and construed: 1903, ch. 276. 3. SAME. Carried by bribery and disqualified voters cannot be validated by legislature. The legislature has no power to pass an act validating an election carried by bribery, by corrupt use of money, and by the This opinion was filed too late to be published with the other oninions delivered during the December Term, 1903.--Reporter. Furnace Co. v. Railroad. votes of persons rendered infamous by judgments of courts of competent jurisdiction. (Post, pp. 708, 709, 710.) Constitution cited and construed: Art. 4,...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1905 Excerpt: ... Furnace Co. v. Railroad. red River Furnace Company et al. v. Tennessee Central Railroad Company et al. (Nashville. December Term...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:196 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.42 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021798441X

ISBN - 13:9780217984416

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