Earl of Mountcashell v More-Smyth

JurisdictionIreland
CourtHouse of Lords (Ireland)
Judgment Date12 March 1896
Date12 March 1896

House of Lords.

LORD HALSBURY, L.C., and LORDS WATSON, HERSCHELL, MACNAGHTEN, MORRIS and DAVEY

MORE-SMYTH
and

THE EARL OF MOUNTCASHELL.

Estate pur autre vie — Special occupant — Executory agreement — 1 Vict. c. 26, section 6.

VOL. I.7 CHANCERY DIVISION. 243 MORE-SMYTH v. THE EARL OF MOUNTCASHELL. Estate pur autre vie—Special occupant—Executory agreement—1 Viet. c. 26, section 6. APPEAL by the defendant from the decision of the Court of Appeal ([1895] 1 Ir. R. 63). Levett, Q. C., and Thomas Douglas, for the appellant. 'Farmington, Q. C., O'Connor, Q. C. (of the Irish Bar), and Charles Church, for the respondent. The House of Lords (LORD HALSBURY, L. C., and LORDS WATSON, HERSCHELL, MACNAGHTEN, MORRIS, and DAVEY) affirmed the decision of the Court of Appeal, and dismissed the appeal, with costs (1). Solicitors...

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