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INDICTMENT—continued. any place out of England, every such off. 96; 4.
c. 31. whether comm. in respect of any such case, it shall amount to murder or manslaughter, or of being an accessory before the fact of murder or after the fact of manslaughter, may be tried and pun. in the co. or place in England in which the death, stroke, &c. shall happen, in the same manner in all respects, as if the offence had been comm. in that co.
or place. 9 Geo. 4. c. 8. s. 31. Venue in offences on the borders of counties. When a fel. or misd. is comm. on the bound. or 7 G. 4.
bounds. of 2 or more cos. or within 500 yds.
c. 64. s. 12.
coaches, &c. or inland navigation. Where a fel. or misd. is comm. on any per- s. 13.
son or property in or upon any stage coach,
INDICTMENT-continued. 76.4. coach or vessel shall have passed in the c. 64.
course of the journey or voyage, during which the fel. or misd. shall have been
comm. And in all cases where the side, centre, or other
part of any highway, or the side, bank, centre, or other part of any such river, canal, or navigation, shall constitute the bound. of any two cos. the fel. or misd. may be tried
and pun, in either co. 7 Geo. 4. c. 64. s. 13. 66.4. In offences relative to the customs or excise any c. 108.
indict. or inf, found or prosecuted for any offence against any of the acts relating to the customs, may be tried and determined in
any co. in England. 6 G.4. Ć. 108. s. 77. 7&86.4. Offences relative to the excise may be tried and c. 53.
determined in any co. in England, if the offence is comm. in England or the islands thereof, or in any co. in Scotland. if the offence is comm, in Scotland, or any of the islands thereof, or in any co. in Ireland, if the same is comm. in Ireland, or in any of the islands thereof, and whenever any person shall be conv. of resisting officers of the excise, the Ct. may pass sentence of Impr. with H. L. not ex. 3 yrs. either in add. to or in lieu of any other pun. or pen. which may by law be inflicted or imposed, and he shall
sufter the sentence in such place as the Ct. 7 & 8 G. 4,
direct. 7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 53. s. 43. As to offences comm. in a co. of a town. See
Exclusive Jurisdictions, p. 49, ante.
misd. whatever, after verdict or outlawry, or C.
(a) This provision does not extend to informations in the crown office, other than for misdemeanors, or to inquisitions before coroners.
(6) In preparing an indictment or information, it may still be advisable not to leave out any of the usual technicalities; for advantage may be taken of the want of them, on demurrer.
INDICTMENT—continued. 76.4. off. to have been comm. on a day subsequent c. 64.
to the finding of the indict. or exhibiting the inf., or on an impossible day, or on a day that never happened, nor for the want of a proper or perfect venue, where the Ct. shall appear by the indict. or inf. to have had ju
risd. over the off. 7 Geo. 4. c. 64. s. 20. As to accessaries before and after the fact, see
Accessaries, p. 2 & 3, ante.
, ! , sini The act of 7 & 8 Geo. 4, c. 29. does not extend
to Scotland or Ireland, except in the follow
ing cases. . ) ") 7 & 8G.4. Where a person having stolen or otherwise fec. 29.
loniously taken any chattel, money, valuable security or other property whatever, in any part of the U. K. shall afterwards have the same in his possession in any other part of the U. K. he may be ind. tried and pun. for larceny or theft, in that part of the U. K. where he shall have the property. 7 & 8 G. 4.
c. 29. s. 76. Receivers of such stolen property are to be dealt
with as last aforesaid. Id.
shall be committed within the jurisd. of the c. 29
or misd. within that jurisd. Id. s. 77.
ante. Of laying the property, whether real or personal,
where it is vested in partners, joint-tenants,&c. In all ind. or inf. for fel. or misd. it is sufficient 7 G. 4.
to lay the possession or property of partners
same manner. 7 Geo. 4. c. 64. s. 14.
the inh. without mentioning the names of
any. Id. s. 15. In a parish, township or place. Property of a parish, with respect to a work- s. 16.
house or poorhouse provided for the use of