A Digest of the Criminal Statute Law of England: Alphabetically and Analytically Arranged (Google eBook)

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Henry Butterworth, 1819 - Criminal law - 1236 pages
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Page 964 - ... disclose or discover the vote or opinion of any particular member of the court-martial, unless required to give evidence thereof, as a witness, by a court of justice, in a due course of law. So help you God.
Page 789 - ... the Pope or any other authority or person whatsoever, or without any hope of any such dispensation from any person or authority whatsoever, or without thinking that I am or can be acquitted before God or man, or absolved of this declaration or any part thereof, although the Pope or any other person or persons or power whatsoever should dispense with or annul the same, or declare that it was null and void from the beginning.
Page 1180 - ... shall be adjudged guilty of felony, and shall suffer death as in cases of felony, without benefit of clergy.
Page 692 - Perjury, it shall be sufficient to set forth the Substance of the Offence charged upon the Defendant, and by what Court or before whom the Oath was taken (averring such Court or Person or Persons to have a competent Authority to administer the same...
Page 553 - ... after the defendant or defendants shall have appeared or if upon demurrer judgment shall be given against the plaintiff or plaintiffs the defendant or defendants shall and may recover treble costs and have Treble ooett. the like remedy for the same as any defendant or defendants hath or have in any other cases by law.
Page 1011 - Papist, shall be excluded, and be for ever incapable to inherit, possess, or enjoy the Crown and government of this realm, and Ireland, and the dominions thereunto belonging, or any part of the same...
Page 549 - Be it therefore declared and enacted, by, &c., that on 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 to issue on such indictment or information; and shall not be required or directed by the Court or Judge, before whom such indictment or information...
Page 1060 - King, . . . and until the end of the next session of parliament after a demise of the crown, shall, within the realm or without, compass, imagine, invent, devise, or intend death or destruction, or any bodily harm tending to death or destruction, maim or wounding, imprisonment or restraint...
Page 635 - That from henceforth none be so hardy to tell or publish any false News or Tales, whereby discord, or occasion of discord or slander may grow between the King and his People, or the Great Men of the Realm; and he that doth so, shall be taken and kept in Prison, until he hath brought him unto the Court, [which was the first Author of the Tale.] (3 Edw.
Page 789 - And I do solemnly in the presence of God profess, testify and declare, That I do make this declaration, and every part thereof, in the plain and ordinary sense of the words read unto me, as they are commonly understood by English protestants, without any evasion, equivocation or mental reservation whatsoever...

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