CRYSTAL SPRINGS LAND & WATER CO v. CITY OF LOS ANGELES

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United States Supreme Court

CRYSTAL SPRINGS LAND & WATER CO v. CITY OF LOS ANGELES, (1900)

No. 41

Argued:     Decided: April 9, 1900

Messrs. S. M. White and John Garber for appellants.

Messrs. S. O. Houghton, Walter F. Haas, and Lee & Scott for appellee.

Per Curiam:

Bill to quiet title to certain waters, water rights, and works connected therewith. Bill dismissed for want of jurisdiction, and question of jurisdiction certified. Reported below, 82 Fed. Rep. 114; 76 Fed. Rep. 148.

Decree affirmed on authority of (1) Phillips v. Mound City Land & Water Asso. 124 U.S. 605 , 31 L. ed. 588, 8 Sup. Ct. Rep. 657; California Powder Works v. Davis, 151 U.S. 389, 395 , 38 S. L. ed. 206, 208, 14 Sup. Ct. Rep. 350; New Orleans v. DeArmas, 9 Pet. 224, 9 L. ed. 109; Borgmeyer v. Idler, 159 U.S. 408 , 40 L. ed. 199, 16 Sup. Ct. Rep. 34; Muse v. Arlington Hotel Co. 168 U.S. 430 , 42 L. ed. 531, 18 Sup. Ct. Rep. 109; (2) Robinson v. Anderson, 121 U.S. 522 , 30 L. ed. 1021, 7 Sup. Ct. Rep. 1011; Florida C. & P. R. Co. v. Bell, 176 U.S. 330 , 20 Sup. Ct. Rep. 402, 44 L. ed. --; Little York Gold-Washing & Water Co. v. Keyes, 96 U.S. 199 , 24 L. ed. 656; Tennessee v. Union & P. Bank, 152 U.S. 454 , 38 L. ed. 511, 14 Sup. Ct. Rep. 654; New Orleans v. Benjamin, 153 U.S. 411, 424 , 38 S. L. ed. 764, 769, 14 Sup. Ct. Rep. 905.[ Crystal Springs Land & Water Co v. City of Los Angeles 177 U.S. 169 (1900) ]

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