Public Utilities Reports Annotated: Containing Decisions of the Public Service Commissions and of State and Federal Courts

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Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, 1917 - Public service commissions

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Page 159 - Before coming to the question of profit at all the company is entitled to earn a sufficient sum annually to provide not only for current repairs but for making good the depreciation and replacing the parts of the property when they come to the end of their life.
Page 556 - It Is ORDERED, That the above named defendants, according as they participate in the transportation, be, and they are hereby notified and required to cease and desist, on or before...
Page 61 - Any city containing a population of more than three thousand five hundred inhabitants may frame a charter for its own government, consistent with and subject to the Constitution and laws of this State...
Page 263 - That if any common carrier subject to the provisions of this act shall, directly or indirectly, by any special rate, rebate, drawback, or other device, charge, demand, collect, or receive from any person or persons a greater or less compensation...
Page 497 - A common carrier, railroad corporation or street railroad corporation organized or existing, or hereafter incorporated, under or by virtue of the laws of the state of Missouri, may issue stocks, bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness payable at periods of more than twelve months after the date thereof...
Page 200 - ... toll, rental or charge. under any circumstances whatsoever, except upon a showing before the commission and a finding by the commission that such increase is justified.
Page 666 - 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. When, therefore, one devotes his property to a use in which the public has an interest he in effect grants to the public an interest in that use, and must submit to be controlled by the public for the common good, to the extent of the interest he has thus created. He may withdraw his grant by discontinuing the use, but so long as he maintains the use, he must...
Page 183 - ... the causes for which he claims damages, and the order of the Commission in the premises. Such suit...
Page 184 - It is in substance a taking of the land prohibited by the Constitution of the United States and by the Constitution of the State.
Page 432 - The latter sum we understand to be an expression of the added value of the plant as a whole over the sum of the values of its component parts, which is attached to it because it is in active and successful operation and earning a return.

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