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Page 511 - the Constitution of the United States, and all the laws thereof which are not locally inapplicable, shall have the same force and effect within the said Territory as elsewhere in the United States." It also created a Legislature with power and authority, which " shall extend to all rightful subjects of legislation not inconsistent with the Constitution and laws
Page 321 - own or lease houses, manufactories, warehouses and shops, and may lease land for residential and commercial purposes. These 'Article I. The citizens or subjects of each of the High Contracting Parties shall have liberty to enter, travel and reside in the territories of the other to carry on trade, wholesale and retail, to own or
Page 359 - to the State in which the reserve is situated, " to be expended as the State . . . legislature may prescribe for the benefit of the public schools and public roads of the county or counties in which the forest reserve is situated,
Page 55 - Tool Works, 261 US 24, 34; Continental Paper Bag Co. v. Eastern Paper Bag Co., 210 US 405. Congress relies for the public benefit to be derived from the invention during the monopoly on the natural motive for gain in the patentee to exploit his invention and to make, use
Page 593 - Supreme Court of the District of Columbia which dismissed the suit of appellants, brought in the latter court by them under the Act of Congress of October 6, 1917, entitled, " An Act To define, regulate, and punish trading with the enemy, and for other purposes," as amended June 5, 1920. 40 Stat.
Page 495 - meridian, there should be expressly reserved, rights of way " for ditches or canals constructed by the authority of the - United States," is to be construed, in the light of the circumstances that prompted it, as including canals and ditches constructed after issuance of patent as well as those constructed before.
Page 188 - important, for such statutes are not to be extended by implication beyond the clear import of the language used. If the words are doubtful, the doubt must be resolved against the Government and in favor of the taxpayer. Gould v. Gould, 245 US 151, 153.
Page 195 - terms of the prisoner's sentence, may issue his warrant to any officer hereinafter authorized to execute the same, for the retaking of such prisoner." Section 5. "That any officer of said prison or any federal officer authorized to serve criminal process within the United States, to whom such warrant shall
Page 612 - Spring v. James, 137 App. Div. 110,ówere distinguished upon the ground of the difference between an action between private individuals involving transactions on an exchange and an action by the Government, representing the public, attacking the general course of conduct of the exchange. In Board of Trade v. Christie Grain & Stock Co., 198 US 236