Crown Cases Reserved for Consideration [1824-44]: 1837-44, with notes referring to American decisions by George Sharswood

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Page 345 - An Act for the Amendment and better Administration of the Laws relating to the Poor in England and Wales...
Page 31 - This is where they doubt the matter of law, and therefore choose to leave it to the determination of the court ; though they have an unquestionable right of determining upon all the circumstances and finding a general verdict, if they think proper so to hazard a breach of their oaths : and if their verdict be notoriously wrong they may be punished and the verdict set aside by attaint at the suit of the king, but not at the suit of the prisoner.
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