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ments, respectively, to the use of the Queen, if he the said A. B. shall not personally appear on the day of

instant, at o'clock in the forenoon, at before such Justice as may then be there, to answer further to the information of C. D. against the said A. B. for (state briefly the act or defaull done or maile), and to be further dealt with according to law, then the said recognizance to be roid, or else to stand in full force and virtue.-Dated the day of A. D 18 .

J. S., J. P.

(G) Certificate of non-appearance to be endorsed on the Defendant,s

Recognizance. I certify that A. B. hath made default on the within recognizance.

J. S., J. P. (H)

Summons of a Witness. To E. F. of , in the County of

Whereas information was laid before the undersigned for that (&c. as in the summons), and it hath been made to appear to me that you are likely to give material evidence on behalf of the prosecutor (or complainant or defendant) in this behalf; These are therefore to require you to appear on at

o'clock in the forenoon, before such Justice as may then be there, to testify what you know concerning the matter of the said information.—Giren under my hand this day of . , A. D. 18 .

J. S., J. P.

(I)

Warrant where a Witness has not obeyed a Summons. These are to command you to take E. F. and to bring him on the day of , at o'clock in the forenoon, at

before such Justice as may then be there, to testify what he shall know concerning a certain matter of information against A. B., the said witness having been duly summoned, but neglecting to appear.-Giren under my hand this day of , A. D. 18 .

J. S., J. F.

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Warrant for a Witness in the first instance. To any Constable of the County of

Whereas information was laid before the undersigned for that (as in the Summons), and it being made to appear before me upon oath, that it is probable E. F. of (Labourer) can give material evidence in behalf of the prosecutor) in this matter, and that the said E. F. will not attend to gire evidence without being compelled so to do; These are therco fore to command you to bring the said E. F. before me on C at o'clock in the forcnoon, at

or before such other Justice as may then be there, to testify what he shall know concerning the matter of the said information.-Given under my hand this day of A. D. 18 .

J.S., J. P.

(K) Commitment of a Witness for refusing to be sworn in evidence.

To W. T. Constable of . , in the County of and to the Keeper of the gaol at

These are to command you the said constable to take E. F.and bim safely convey to the common gaol at aforesaid ; and I do hereby command you the said keeper of the said gaol to receive the said E. F. into your custody in the said gaol, and there imprison him for his contempt in refusing to be sworn (or as the case may be) as a witness, touching a certain information before me, against A. B., for the space of days, unless he shall consent to be examined, and to answer concerning the premises ; and for your so doing this shall be your warrant.-Given under my hand this day of , A. D. 18 .

J. S., J. P. (L) Conviction for a penalty under Section 17.

, to-wit. Be it remembered, that on the day of in the year of our Lord

, at

in the said County, A. B. is convicted before the undersigned for that he the said A. B. &c. (stating the act or default done or male, and the time and place when and where committed); and I adjudge the said A. B. for his said act (or default), to forfeit and pay the sum of

(stating the penalty and also the compensation, if any), to be paid and applied according to law, and also to pay the said C. D. the sum of

, for his costs in this behalf; and if the said several sums be not paid forthwith (or on or before next,) * I order that the same be levied by distress and sale of the goods and chattels of the said A. B., and in default of sufficient distress* I adjudge the said A. B., to be imprisoned in the common gaol of the said County, (and if warranted by law, there to be kept at hard labour) for the space of unless the said several sums and all cosis and charges (of the said distress, omit this if the part between the * * is struck out) and of the commitment and conveying of the said A. B. to the said common gaol, shall be sooner paid. -Given under my hand the day and year first above mentioned.

J. S., J. P. NOTE.- Where the issuing of a distress wirrant would be ruinous to the defendant or his family, or it appears that he has no goods whereon to levy, a distress, then instead of the words between the * * say--then inasmuch as it hath now been made to appear to me that the issuing of a warrant of distress in this behalf would be ruinous to the said A. B. and his family, (or that the said A. B. hath no goods or chattels whereon to levy the said sums by distress), I adjudge, &c., as above, to the end.

(M)
Conviction under Section 18.

, to-wit.
Be it remembered, that on the

in the year of our Lord

in :he said County, A. B. is convicted before the undersigned for that he the said A. B. (state the act or default done or made, and the time and place when and where committed), and I adjudge the said A. B. for his said act (or default) to forfeit and pay the sum of

(stating the penalty and also the compensation, if any), to be paid and applied according to law, and also to pay to the said C. D. the sum of for his costs in this behalf, and if the said several sums be not paid forth with (or, on or before next), I adjudge the said A. B. to be imprisoned in the common gaol of the said County, (if the law warrants it, there to be kept at hard labour) for the space of , unless the said several sums and the costs of the commitment and conveying of the said A. B. to the said common gaol shall be sooner paid.-Given under my hand the day and year first above mentioned.

J. S., J. P.

(N)

Conviction when the punishment is by imprisonment.

to-wit. Be it remembered, that on the day of , in the year of our Lord , at , in the said County, A. B. is convicted before the undersigned, for that he the said A. B. &c., (stating the act or default done or made, and the time and place when and where committed) ; and I adjudge the said A. B. for the said act (or default) to be imprisoned in the common gaol of the said County, (if the law warrants it, there to be kept at hard labour), for the space of ; and I also adjudge the said A. B. to pay the said C. D. the sum of

for his costs in this behalf; and if the said sum for costs be not paid, I adjudge the said A. B. to be imprisoned in the said common gaol for the space of , to commence at and from the termination of his imprisonment aforesaid, unless the said sum for costs and of the commitment and conveying the said C. D to the common gaol shall be sooner paid.-Given under my hand the day and year first above mentioned.

J. S., J. P.

(O)

Order for payment of money to be levied by distress, and in default

of distress, imprisonment.

, to-wit. Be it remembered, that on complaint was made before the undersigned (stating the facts entitling the complainant to the order, with the time and place when and where they occurred) ; and now on this day, to-wit, on

, at

, the parties aforesaid appear before me the said Justice, (or the said C. D. appears before me the said Justice, but the said

A. B., although duly called, doth not appear by himself, his counsel, or attorney, and it is now satisfactorily proved to me on oath, that the said A. B. has been duly served with a summons in tbis behalt, which required him to be and appear here this day before me, or should now be here to answer the said complaint, and to be further dealt with according to law), and now having heard the matter of the said complaint, I do adjudge the said A. B to pay the said C. D. the sum of forthwith, (or on or before next, or as the case may require); and also to pay to the said C. D. the sum of for his costs in this behalf; and if the said several sums be not paid forthwith, (or on or before

next), * I hereby order that the same bu levied by distress and sale of the goods and chattels of the said A. B. ; and in default of sufficient distress in that behalf, (in case of imprisonment without distress, leave out the distress), * I adjudge the said A. B. to be imprisoned in the common gaol at in the said County, for the space of , unless the said several sums, and all costs and charges (of the said distress, and somit this if part between ** struck out) of the commitment and conveying of the said A. B. to the said common paol, shall be sooner paid.—Given under my hand this day of , A. D. 18 .

J. S., J. P. NOTE.— Where the issuing of a distress warrant would be ruinous to the defendant or his family, or it appears that he has no goods whereon to levy a distress, then instead of the words between the ** saythen inasmuch as it hath now been made to appear to me that the issuing of a warrant of distress in this behalf would be ruinous to the said A. B. and his family, or that the said A. B. hath no goods or chattels whereon to lery the said sums by distress, I adjudge, &c.

(P) Orider for any other matter where the disobeying of it is punishable

with imprisonment.

, to-wit. Be it remembered, that on

complaint was made before the undersigned (stating the facts entitling the complainant to the order, with the time and place when and where they occurred] ; and now at this day, to-wit, on at

the par

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