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ble under the 9 Geo, 4. c. 31. for whom no pun. c.31.
3 yrs. 9 Geo. 4. c. 31.
with or without H. L. not ex. 2 yrs. Id. Every aider and abetter in any misd. punishable
under the said act, to be proceeded against
and pun. as a prin. off. Id. Accessaries in murder and manslaughter. See
those titles, post. Before the fact-In Larceny. In every fel. punishable under the 7 & 8 Geo. 4. 7 & 8 G.4
ç, 29, s. 61, every prin. in the second de- o
Geo. 4. c. 29. s. 61.
under the said act, (excepting only a receiver of stolen property) pun. Impr. not
ex. 2 yrs. Id. Aiders and abetters in any misd. punshable under
ACCESSARIES—continued. 7& 8 G.4. the said aet, may be indict. and pun as a c. 29.
princ. off. Id. s. 45. Receivers in Fel. are guilty of fel. and may be
indict. and conv. either as accesso. after the fact. or for a substantive fel. and in that case whether the prin. fel. shall or not have been previously conv. or shall or not be amenable to justice, pun. Tr. not ex. 14, nor less than 7 yrs. or Impr. not ex. 3 yrs. and if a male, once, twice or thrice pub. or priv. W. in add.
to such Impr. Id. s. 45. But such person is not to be tried twice for the
same offence. Id.
Receivers in Misdemeanours: $. 55. Receivers of property, the stealing whereof is by
the said act a misd. are guilty of a misd. and may be indict. and conv. whether the person guilty of the princ. misd. shall or not have been previously conv. thereof, or shall or not be amenable to justice, pun. Tr. 7 yrs. or Impr. not ex. 2 yrs. if a male, once, twice or thrice pub. or priv. W. in add. to the Impr.
Id. s. 56. Receivers, whether charged as access, after the
fact to a fel. or to a substantive fel. or with a misd. only, may be indict. tried, and pun. in any Co. or place where the stolen property
ACCESSARIES—continued. shall be found in possession, or where the 7 & 8 G.4.
c. 64. prin. fel. or misd, may be tried in the same i manner as such receiver may be indict. tried,
and pun. in the co. or place where he ac: tually received the property. Id. s. 56. ADDITION. An indict. or inf. shall not be abated by reason 7 G. 4.
of a dilatory plea of misnomer, or defect of, 6.04 : - or for want of add. (a) but the Ct. may order
the same to be amended, and call on the party
to plead. 7 Geo. 4. c. 64. s. 19. ADMINISTERING DRUGS to procure abor
tion, see Abortion, p. 1. ante.
no questions asked. Persons advertising for, c. 29.
(a) The statute of additions (1 7.5. c. 5.) is not repealed. If a party is outlawed by a wrong, addition, he may take advantage of it in error, for errors are not assisted by this sect. of the stat. Sir R. Parker's case, Comb. 164. But this objection would be of little benefit to a prisoner; for if an outlawry is awarded, prisoner must plead to the indict. ment. 2 Curw. Hawk. 665.
ARREST. See Apprehension, ante.
going or returning, misd. pun. Fine or Impr.
c. 33. 8. 23.
ARSON. 7&86.4. Setting fire to buildings, with intent to injure or c. 30.
defraud any person, fel. pun. D. 7 & 8
Geo. 4. c. 30. s. 2. s. 17.
Firing stacks of corn, &c. pun. D. Crops of corn,
&c. whether standing or cut, or wood, coppice or plantation of trees, or heath, gorze, furse, fern, wheresoever growing, fel. Tr. 7 yrs. or Inpr. not ex. 2 yrs. and if a male, once, twice or thrice pub. or priv. W. in add.
to the Impr. Id. s. 17. : s. 5.
Firing coal mines, fel. pun. D. Id. s. 5. '.
he was wounded, and when the believed he
Rex v. Mosley, Ry. & M. C. C. R. 97. : ) Nothing can be received as evidence in a declara
tion in articulo mortis that would not be so if the party were sworn: any thing that a
murdered person in articulo mortis says as set to the fact, is receivable; but not what he
says as matter of opinion. Rex v. Sellers,
M. S. O. B. 1796.
death of the deceased is the subject of in-
Rex v. Mead, 4 D. & R. 120.
sing the forgery of deeds, were admitted in
Wright v. Littler, 5 Burr. 1244. 6 East, 195. ARTIFICERS, &c. Combination of artificers, workmen, &c. to ob- 66. 4.
c. 129. tain advance of wages, &c. All the stats.. from 33 Edw. 1. to 5 Geo. 4. are repealed by
6 Geo. 4. c. 129. Artificers going abroad. All the acts relating 5 G. 4.
to this subject are also repealed by 5 Geo. 4. C.97
c. 97. ASSAULT, Common. On summary conv. before two Js. P., pun. Fine 9G. 4.
not ex. together with costs (if ordered) 51. c. 31.
the offence was com. 9 Geo. 4. c. 31. s. 27.
paid immediately after conv. or within such