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Page 267 - the Establishment of any additional Courts for the better Administration of the Laws of Canada. 129. Except as otherwise provided by this Act, all Laws in force in Canada, Nova Scotia, or New Brunswick at the Union, and all Courts of Civil and Criminal Jurisdiction, and all
Page 267 - by or exist under Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain, or of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland) to be repealed, abolished, or altered by the Parliament of Canada, or by the Legislature of the respective Province, according to the Authority of the Parliament or of that
Page 180 - as understood in Christendom, is the voluntary union for life of one man and one woman, to the exclusion of all others. A marriage contracted in a country where polygamy is lawful, between a man and a woman who
Page 267 - of the Judges of the Superior, District, and County Courts (except the Courts of Probate in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick), and of the Admiralty Courts in Cases where the Judges thereof are for the Time being paid by Salary, shall be fixed and provided by
Page 267 - all Officers, Judicial, Administrative, and Ministerial, existing therein at the Union, shall continue in Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick respectively, as if the Union had not been made ; subject nevertheless (except with respect to such as are
Page 74 - Justice of the Peace, or any other person, shall issue his warrant for any such supposed offender until it shall have been proved to him, upon oath or affidavit, that the person applying for such warrant is the bearer of a warrant of arrest or other equivalent judicial document, issued by a judge or competent magistrate in
Page 266 - that Council shall be from Time to Time chosen and summoned by the Governor General and sworn in as Privy Councillors, and Members thereof may be from Time to Time removed by the Governor General.
Page 176 - Art. 1384 of the Code Civil, the law prevailing in Mauritius, it is provided that " Les Maîtres et les Commettants [sont responsables] du dommage causé par leurs domestiques et préposés dans les fonctions auxquelles ils les ont
Page 94 - make, or cause to be made, any fraudulent grant or conveyance of any of his lands, tenements, goods, or chattels, he shall be deemed to have committed an act of bankruptcy. This was a very old enactment,
Page 179 - of any two or more persona indicted for jointly receiving any property, it shall be proved that one or more of such persons separately received any part or parts of such property, it shall be lawful for the jury to convict, upon such indictment, such of the said persons