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Record no. 1871
Case name: Ramsay v. West Vancouver (District)
Date: 1916-06-24
Jurisdiction: Canada - Federal
Court: Supreme Court of Canada
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Parties: Name   Appearing as
  West Vancouver (District)   Appellant
  Ramsay, Eldon   Respondent
Before: Decision maker Title
Anglin, Francis Alexander J.
  Brodeur, Louis-Philippe J.
  Davies, Sir Louis Henry J.
  Fitzpatrick, Sir Charles C.J.C.
  Idington, John J.
Lawyers: Name   Appearing for
  Lafleur, Eugene   Appellant
  Macdonald, R.M.   Appellant
  Harvey, James A.   Respondent
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Decision: Appeal by the District of West Vancouver, a municipal corporation, from an order enforcing an arbitration award of compensation made pursuant to the Municipal Act, R.S.B.C. 1911, c. 170. The matter arose from a by-law adopted by the Appellant which authorized the closing of a portion of Bellevue Street to accommodate a railway project. The Respondents were owners of property located adjacent to the street who had been awarded damages by the arbitrators. The Appellant alleged that the bylaw was invalid and should be quashed. On this appeal the validity of the by-law was upheld and the appeal was dismissed.
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  Earlier
  [1915] EXLAW 4 B.C. C.A. 1915-05-14
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ExLaw citation: [1916] EXLAW 5
Parallel citations: (1916) 30 D.L.R. 602
  [1916] S.C.J. No. 38
  (1916) 53 S.C.R. 459
  (1916) 10 W.W.R. 1184
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