A Treatise on Crimes and Misdemeanors, 1. köide

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T. & J. W. Johnson & Company, 1877 - 809 pages

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Contents

BOOK II
200
PAGE
209
OF OFFENCES PRINCIPALLY AFFECTING THE GOVERNMENT THE PUBLIC PEACE OR THE PUBLIC RIGHTS CHIP PAGE 94 111 112 119 ...
213
Of Frauds relating to Bullion and of counterfeiting Bullion
226
Of the making mending or having in possession any Instruments for Coining
227
Pollman Rex v 2 Camph 229
229
Of uttering tendering c Counterfeit coin
232
Of buying selling receiving or paying for Counterfeit Coin at a lower rate than its denomination imports
244
Of serving or procuring others to serve Foreign States
245
Of seducing Soldiers and Sailors to Desert or Mutiny
250
Of Piracy
251
Kraos ex parte 1 B C 261
261
Of neglecting Quarantine and of spreading contagious Disorders and of Injury to the Public Health
270
Of Offences against the Revenue Laws relating to the Customs or Excise
274
Of hindering the exportation of Corn or preventing its circulation within the Kingdom
282
Of administering or taking unlawful Oaths
284
Of Misprision of Felony and of compounding Offences
290
Of Offences by Persons in Office
294
Of buying and selling Offices XVI Of Bribery
295
Of neglecting or delaying to deliver Election Writs
325
Of dealing in Slaves
326
Of Forestalling Regrating and Ingrossing and of Monopolies
332
Poole 2 Tyrw R
334
Porter Reg v 9 C P 778 212 799 848 342
342
Of Barratry and of suing in the Name of a fictitious Plaintiff
343
Of Bigamy
345
Glossop 2 Exch R 191 320 Renshaw Reg v 2 Cox C C 285 83
369
435
373
Higgins 3 Stark N P 178 316
382
of Libel and indictable Slander
387
Poulton Rex v 5 C P 329
390
569
391
Lallement Reg v 6 Cox C C 204 1004 Light Reg v D B c C 332 411 808
414
581
415
Lambert Rex v 2 Camp 398 321 322
423
Povey Reg v Dears C C 32 310 Rews case Kel
425
Of Riots Routs and unlawful Assemblies
432
Of Affrays
454
Of Challenging to Fight
459
Of Disturbances in Places of Public Worship
461
Poweli
465
186
471
Henley 6 Bing 299 257
477
Lancaster Rex v 2 Stark Ev 692 985 Little Rex v Russ Ry 430
485
Powells case i Leach
492

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Page 191 - ... before the fact to the principal felony, together with the principal felon, or after the conviction of the principal felon, or may be indicted and convicted of a substantive felony, whether the principal felon shall or shall not have been previously convicted, or shall or shall not be amenable to justice, and may thereupon be punished in the same manner as any accessory before the fact to the same felony, if convicted as an .accessory, may be punished.
Page 246 - ... or for or under or in aid of any foreign prince, state, potentate, colony, province, or part of any province or people...
Page 247 - States for any ship or vessel to the intent that she may be employed as aforesaid. 10. Increasing or augmenting, or procuring to be increased or augmented, or knowingly being concerned in increasing or augmenting, the force of any ship of war, cruiser, or other armed vessel which at...
Page 120 - All indictable offences mentioned in this Act which shall be committed within the jurisdiction of the Admiralty of England or Ireland shall be deemed to be offences of the same nature, and liable to the same punishments, as if they had been committed upon the land in England...
Page 136 - ... it must be clearly proved that at the time of the committing of the act the accused party was laboring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing; or, if he did know it, that he did not know he was doing what was wrong. The mode of putting the latter part of the question to the jury on these occasions has generally been whether the accused, at the time of doing the act, knew the difference between right and wrong...
Page 361 - I do solemnly declare, that I know not of any lawful impediment why I, AB, may not be joined in matrimony to CD' And each of the parties shall say to the other, ' I call upon these persons here present to witness that I, AB, do take thee CD to be my lawful wedded wife [or husband.'] Provided also, that there be no lawful impediment to the marriage of such parties.
Page 250 - Majesty, or to incite or stir up any such person or persons to commit any act of mutiny, or to make, or endeavour to make, any mutinous assembly, or to commit any traitorous or mutinous practice whatsoever, shall, on being legally convicted of such offence, be adjudged guilty of felony, [and shall suffer death, as in cases of felony, without benefit of clergy."] S.
Page 427 - ... upon the whole matter in issue," enacts, that " Oil every such trial, the jury, sworn to try the issue, may give a general verdict of guilty or not guilty, upon the whole matter put in issue upon such indictment or information ; and shall not be requir-* ed or directed by the court or judge, before whom the indictment* &c.
Page 256 - And be it enacted, that in the case of every felony punishable under this act, every principal in the second degree and every accessory before the fact shall be punishable in the same manner as the principal in the first degree is by this act punishable...
Page 293 - We have no doubt that, in all offences which involve damages to an injured party for which he may maintain an action, it is competent for him, notwithstanding they are also of a public nature, to compromise or settle his private damage in any way he may think fit.

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