February 3, 1905 (10th Parliament, 1st Session)

CON

Samuel Barker

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BARKER.

I can only say that it would have been better to use some other words than these, because, under the interpretation clause of the Revised Statutes, the expression ' superior court,' applies to certain courts in the various provinces. This might cast doubt upon the question whether the very gentleman sought to be appointed would not be excluded by the wording of the resolution.

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