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EPITOME OF NEWS.

OUII LONDON LETTES. c

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ATTRACTED BY THE LIGHT.I

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A ROWDY MEETING.

A PRISON BREAKER.I

LAW OF DISTRESS AMENDED. -——■/']

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LAW OF DISTRESS AMENDED. -—— ] There came into force on July 1st, an Act of Parliament amending the law so as to protect the goods of under tenants and lodgers in -he event of a superior landlord levying a distress for rent. This Act provides that if a supci ior landlord shall levy a distress for arrears of rent due by his immediate tenant on the gouds of aw under tenant* paving his rent not less often than quarterly, or a lodger, such distress shall be Ipgal if the under tenant or lodger claims the goods and at the same time undertakes to pay to the superior landlord an-. rent due to the immediate or future instalments of rent, until tll" ai rears in respect to which the distress was levied are paid off. A superior landlord levying a di.-tress in face of such a declaration and undertaking shall be liable to an aefc'ou at law. Where the under t-nai)t or lodger pavs rent to the superior landlord he may deduct tii" amount from any rent due to.the immediate iandl-erd. The Act, however, shall not to live stock, or to good", belonging to 'he husband or wife of the tenant whose rent is in'an ear, nor to goods com- prised in any biii of sale, or hue purchase agree- I uient.

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