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CARNAL KNOWLEDGE-continued. : misd. pun. Impr. with or without H. L. for 96. 4.'
c.31. s.17. such time as the Ct. shall award. As to proof of the offence, it is not necessary in s. 18.
any such case to prove actual emission of
upon proof of penetration only. Id. s. 18.
21 Geo. 2. c. 28. which gave power to ma-
pun. at the disc. of the Ct., Tr. for life, or
: (a) Pigs are considered cattle within the meaning of this stat. Rex v. Chapple, R. & Ry. C.C.R. 77. And asses, Rex v. Whitney, Ry. & M. C.C.R. 3.
The wound need not be such as to cause a permanent injury. Rex v. Haywood, R. & Ry. C.C.R. 16.
But injuring a sheep by setting a dog at it is not such a maiming or wounding as was within the 4 G. 4. c. 54. Rex v. Chalkley, Id. 258.
CATTLE-continued. 7 & 8 G. 4. not less than 7 yrs., or Impr. not ex. 4 yrs. c. 30.
and if a male, once, twice or thrice pub. W. in add. to the Impr., (if the Ct. think fit).
7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 30. s. 16. 7 & 8 G. 4. Stealing horses and cattle, or killing with intent to c. 29.
steal the carcase or skin, or any part of the cattle so killed, fel. pun. D. 7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 29. s. 25. See Horses, post. Accessaries after the fact in horse stealing, are
not punishable with D. If a person stealing other property, takes a horse,
not with intent to steal it, but only to assist in getting away with the other property, such taking a horse is not a fel. Rex v. Crump, 1 C. & P. 658. See also Rex v. Phillips
et al. 2 East, P.C. 662, 663. Killing or maiming cattle. See Cattle, p. 23. ante.
CERTIORARI, 7 & 8 G.4. May issue before ind. found. 7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 28.
c. 28. s. 4. 7 G.4. But it will not be granted unless the objections C. 48.
to the proceedings be stated. · 7 Geo. 4.
c. 48. s. 17. Objections to be stated in cases relative to revenue
of customs. Id. Justices may amend any information, conv. or
warrant of comm. for any offence under the acts relating to the customs. Id.
CHALLENGE OF JURORS.
challenging peremptorily a greater number“
7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 28. s. 3. .
to the polls until a full jury appear. Rex v.
Edmunds, 4 B. & A. 471.
for unindifferency of the sheriff, the prosecutor
& R. 145. CHELSEA HOSPITAL. In ind. for stealing or embezzling property belonging 7 G. 4.
to, the property should be laid in “the Lords c.16.
hospital. 7 Geo. 4. c. 16. s. 35, 36. Persons guilty of offences relating to Chelsea Hos- s. 38.
pital, and pensioners, &c. fel. pun. Tr. for
CHELSEA HOSPITAL-continued. 76.4. Persons falsely taking the oaths relating to, are c. 16.
guilty of perjury. Id. s. 16. 27, 28.
CHEATS. . •7 & 8 G.4. Obtaining by false pretences any chattel money, c. 29.
or valuable security, with intent to cheat and defraud, misd. pun. at the disc. of the Ct. Tr. for 7 yrs. or Fine or Impr. or both. 7 &
8 Geó. 4. c. 29. s. 53. . If a person obtains such property in any such
manner as to amount to larceny, he is not
entitled to be acquitted of the misd. Id. And no such ind. shall be removed by certiorari;
and no person tried for such misd. shall be liable to be afterwards prosecuted for larceny
upon the same facts. Id. CHILD STEALING. . Leading, taking, decoying or enticing away by
force or fraud, a child under ten yrs. with intent to deprive any person having the lawful care, charge or possession of the child, or with intent to steal any article upon or about such child, to whomsoever such article may belong, or receiving or harbouring such child knowing the above circumstances, and all aiders and abetters, fel. Tr. for 7 yrs. or Impr. with or without H. L. not ex. 2 yrs. if a male, to be once, twice or thrice pub. or priv,
gitimate children. Id.
are repealed by 9 Geo. 4. c. 31. See Brawl-
p. 19, ante. CLERGYMEN, Arresting of. See Arrest,
p. 10), ante. Beating of. This was punishable under the arti
culo cleri. 9 Ed. 2. st. 1. c. 5. repealed
by 9 Geo.4 c. 31. CLERKS AND SERVANTS. Larceny by, pun. at the disc. of the Ct. Tr. not 7& 8 G.4.
ex. 14 nor less than 7 yrs. or Impr. not ex. C.