What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
A.—I saw A.—They Alburgh Answer—I saw armed arrest avait Baker's camp battle battle of Lacolle battle of Odelltown Beauharnois believe Benjamin Mott Bouc Bourdon brought into Court cannon Captain Cesaire Chambly character charge read Charles Charles Hindelang Chateauguay Clement command Coupal Couture Daunais defence depose duly sworn evidence farmer Fenny fifth fired follows fourth November Frangois Gagnon Government heard Hemmingford horseback Joseph Judge Advocate—Did know the prisoner Lacolle Lareine late disturbances Louis Martel Lower Canada loyalists Monday Montreal morning Mott Napierville Narbonne night November last o'clock oath Odelltown parish of St party Perrigo persons Prevost proved Province of Lower qu'il Question rebel force rebellion Rochon Roussin same—Did same—Do you know same—Have same—How same—Was same—Were same—What Sarault Saturday saw the prisoner seventh November sixth Sunday swear sword tenth Terrebonne testimony third November told took Trahen Treason troubles Trudeau village Wednesday week witness
Page 19 - Ordinance as therein mentioned to repeal, suspend, or alter any Provision of any Act of the Parliament of Great Britain, or of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, or of any Act of the Legislature of Lower Canada, as then constituted, repealing or altering any such Act of Parliament...
Page 429 - EXPRESSED, in the statute of Mary, excludes all implications or inferences whatsoever ; secondly, that no former attainder, judgment, precedent, resolution, or opinion of judges, or justices, of high treason, other than such as are specified and expressed in the statute of Edward the Third, are to be followed or drawn into example. For the words be plain and direct...
Page 39 - Kiel, against the form of the Statute in such case made and provided and against the peace of Our said Lady the Queen, her Crown and dignity.
Page 446 - Provinces of Canada, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and the Island of Prince Edward, and Vice Admiral of the same, &c., &c., &c.
Page 325 - Case requires, subject nevertheless (except with respect to such as exist under Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain or of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland) to be abolished or altered by the Parliament of Canada".
Page 235 - Of Specification twelve to Charge II, "Guilty." Of Specification thirteen to Charge II, "Not Guilty." And the Commission does therefore sentence him, the said Henry Wirz, "to be hanged by the neck till he be dead, at such time and place as the President of the United States may direct, two-thirds of the court concurring therein.
Page 18 - Be it therefore further enacted by the authority aforesaid, that the same shall continue to be administered, and shall be observed as law in the province of Quebec...
Page 127 - ... constitute a levying of war, without which no act can amount to treason ; but he does not particularize the parts to be performed by the different persons concerned in that war, which shall be sufficient to fix on each the guilt of levying it. Foster says, " The joining with rebels in an act of rebellion, or with enemies in acts of hostility, will make a man a traitor.