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" Property does become clothed with a public interest when used in a manner to make it of public consequence, and affect the community at large. "
United States Supreme Court Reports - Page 99
by United States. Supreme Court - 1926
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Debates and Proceedings of the Constitutional Convention of the ..., Volume 2

California. Constitutional Convention - 1878 - 522 pages
...which the public has a use. That is the language used in the Elevator cases. The Chief Justice says: " When, therefore, one devotes his property to a use in which the public has an interest, he, in fact, grants to the public an interest in that property, and must submit to be controlled by the public...
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The North American Review, Volume 132

Jared Sparks, Henry Cabot Lodge, James Russell Lowell, Edward Everett - 1881 - 738 pages
...following are the terms in which this sweeping doctrine was laid down by the learned Chief Justice : " Property does become clothed with a public interest...grants to the public an interest in that use, and most submit to be controlled by the public for the common good, to the extent of the interest he has...
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Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, Volume 19

Wisconsin State Agricultural Society - 1881 - 512 pages
...and has been accepted without objection as an essential element in the law of property ever since. Property does become clothed with a public interest...public has an interest, he in effect grants to the publican interest in that use, and must submit to be controlled by the public for the common good,...
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The Doctrine of Presumed Dedication of Private Property to Public Use: In ...

George Ticknor Curtis - 1881 - 40 pages
...SUBJECT IS RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED. THE DOCTRINE OF PRESUMED DEDICATION OF PRIVATE PROPERTY TO PUBLIC USE. "PROPERTY does become clothed with a public interest...it of public consequence, and affect the community generally. When, therefore, one devotes his property to a use in which the public has an interest,...
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Some Account of the Work of Stephen J. Field: As a Legislator, State Judge ...

Chauncey F. Black, Samuel B. Smith - 1881 - 556 pages
...when employed in such a way as to be generally useful. The doctrine declared is that property 'becomes clothed with a public interest when used in a manner...public consequence and affect the community at large ;' and from such clothing the right of the. legislature is deduced to control the use of the property...
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A Treatise on the Law of Railroads

Edward Lillie Pierce - 1881 - 575 pages
...or " affected with a'public interest ; " and that property is so clothed and affected when it is " used in a manner to make it of public consequence, and affect the community at large," — giving, as illustrations of persons so using property, common carriers, wharfingers, ferrymen,...
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The Regulation of Inter-state Railroads by the National Government: An Essay ...

Robert Pinckney Harlow - 1881 - 36 pages
...will suffice for the present purpose. In Munn v. Illinois (4 Otto. 113), Chief Justice WAITE said : " When, therefore, one devotes his property to a use in which the pnblic has an interest, he, in effect, grants to the public an interest in that use, and must submit...
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Legislative Documents, Volume 3

Iowa. General Assembly - 1882
...control." In this extract the true distinction is defined. To repeat the language of the court, " when one devotes his property to a use in which the " public...effect grants to the public an interest in " that use." He does not part with the ownership of his property, but grants the mere right to use it under proper...
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The Southern Law Review, Volume 7

1882 - 990 pages
...rendered, accommodations furnished, and articles sold ; that when the owner of property devotes it to a use in which the public has an interest, he in effect grants to the public an interest in such use, and must, to the extent of that interest, submit to be controlled by the public for the common...
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