The Criminal Statute Law of the Dominion of Canada, Relating to Indictable Offences: With Full Text as Revised in 1886, and Put Into Force by Royal Proclamation on the 1st Day of March, 1887 : and Cases, Notes, Commentaries, Forms, Etc., Etc

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Contents

Charnocks Case
140
Boyce
160
Chatburn
178
Bradford
180
Attempt in such case 578
182
Bradlaugh
232
LARCENY ATContinued
240
Bramley
241
Cherry
256
Child
267
Brannon
280
Chisholm
290
Clayburn
359
Honsebreaking etc
361
Housebreaking with intent etc
367
Larceny in the house
371
Larceny with menaces
377
Stealing goods in process of manufacture
378
Stealing goods intrusted for manufacture
379
Stealing property under seizure
381
Embezzlement by clerks and servants
383
Brazier
394
Larceny by persons in the Queens service
401
Refusal to deliver up public books etc
402
Stealing election documents
403
Stealing by tenants and lodgers
404
Stealing by partners
405
Embezzlement by bank officer
407
Bankers fraudulently selling properly
409
Factors fraudulently obtaining advances
410
Trustees fraudulently disposing of property
411
Directors fraudulently disposing of property
412
All questions must be answered etc
413
Owners selling after adrance by consignees
414
Making false statements in receipts for grain etc
415
As to partners
417
False pretences
420
Brooks
426
Inducing persons by fraud to execute deeds
440
Winning money by cheating at games
442
Obtaining passage in steamers etc by false tickets
443
Receiving in misdemeanors
444
Appropriating timber etc found adrift
457
Bringing stolen property into Canada
458
Taking reward for recovery of stolen property
459
90 Advertising a reward for
460
Provisions applying only to Quebec
461
Provisions applying only to British Columbia
462
Interpretation
488
Forging great seal etc
489
Forging document with signature of Governor etc
490
Forging transfer of stock etc
491
Personating owner of stock
493
Forging powers of attorney
494
Clerks making out false dividend warrants
495
Forging debentures etc
497
Mak paper for debentures etc
498
Forging stamps etc
499
Forging bank notes
503
Destroying vegetables growing elsewhere
584
Seiting fire to coalmine
585
Conveying water etc into mine
586
Destroying seabank etc
588
Damaging fishpond etc
589
Injuring public bridge etc
590
Destroying turnpike gate etc
591
Obstructing use of railway
592
Attempt
593
Injuries to works of Art
596
Killing or maiming cattle
597
Killing or maiming other animals
599
Setting fire etc to ship
600
Placing gunpowder near a ship with intent
604
Injuring etc lighthouses buoys etc
605
Fastening vessels to buoys etc
606
Defacing etc land marks of Province
607
The same not exceeding 20
609
Malice against owner not necessary
611
Jackson 674
674
Brydges Ex parte
698
PERJURY
787
Buckley
905
Costs on conviction for assault
956
How recovered
957
Restitution of money taken from prisoner
961
Acquittal for insanity 3
962
And in case of prisoner about to be discharged
963
Question may be reserved
965
Judge to state a case
966
Delivery of judgment
967
Writs of error
972
Proceedings in Court of Error
973
New trials
978
269 Judge etc in Ontario may reserve decision
1023
Procedure in High Court of Justice
1024
Provision if defendant is not brought to trial witbin twelve months
1025
Army and navy laws not affected
1026
Forms of indictment
1031
Form of judgment of Court of Crown cases reserved
1036
RECOGNIZANCES ACT R S C c 179
1037
Render in open court
1042
Surgeon to certify death
1050
Penalty for false certificate
1051
Punishment for offence not capital
1052
Offender convicted of more offences than one
1053
Reformatories
1054
Sureties for keeping the peace etc
1055
Punishment of perjury and subornation of perjury
1068
Attainder
1069
38 Pardon
1074
Commutation of sentence
1075
Undergoing punishment etc a bar to further proceedings1076 43 Royal prerogative saved
1076
Sch Forms
1077
ESCAPES AND RESCUES
1120
Ꭱ V
1130
Can well
1132
Carey
1135

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Page 677 - Having heard the evidence do you wish to say anything in answer to ;the charge you are not obliged to say anything unless you desire to do so but whatever you do say will be taken down in writing and may be given in evidence...
Page 202 - ... shall be guilty of felony, and being convicted thereof, shall suffer death as a felon ; and if any person shall unlawfully and carnally know and abuse any girl, being above the age of ten years and under the age of twelve years...
Page 889 - A party producing a witness shall not be allowed to impeach his credit by general evidence of bad character, but he may, in case the witness shall in the opinion of the judge prove adverse, contradict him by other evidence, or, by leave of the judge, prove that he has made at other times a statement inconsistent with his present testimony...
Page 731 - ... or vice Versa, nor for that any person mentioned in the indictment is designated by a name of office, or other descriptive appellation, instead of his proper name, nor for omitting to state the time at which the offence was committed in any case where time is not of the essence of the offence, nor for stating the time imperfectly, nor for stating the offence to have been committed on a day subsequent to the finding of the...
Page 918 - Statutes," or vice versa, nor for that any Person mentioned in the Indictment is designated by a Name of Office, or other descriptive Appellation, instead of his proper Name, nor for omitting to state the Time at which the Offence was committed in any Case where Time is not of the Essence of the Offence, nor for stating the Time imperfectly, nor for stating the Offence to have been committed on a Day subsequent to the finding of the Indictment, or...
Page 728 - ... for omitting to state the time at which the offence was committed in any case where time is not of the essence of the offence, nor for stating the time imperfectly, nor for stating the offence to have been committed on a day subsequent to the finding of the indictment, or on an impossible day, or on a day that never happened...
Page 889 - Comparison of a disputed writing with any writing proved to the satisfaction of the Judge to be genuine, shall be permitted to be made by witnesses ; and such writings, and the evidence of witnesses respecting the same, may be submitted to the Court and Jury as evidence of the genuineness or otherwise of the writing in dispute.
Page 728 - ... nor for want of the statement of the value or price of any matter or thing, or the amount of damage, injury, or spoil, in any case where the value or price, or the amount of damage, injury, or spoil, is not of the essence of the offence.
Page 715 - That in every presentment or indictment to be prosecuted against any person for wilful and corrupt 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...
Page 880 - Provided always, that if upon the Trial of any Person indicted for such Misdemeanor it shall be proved that he obtained the Property in question in any such Manner as to amount in Law to Larceny, he shall not by reason thereof be entitled to be acquitted of such Misdemeanor; and no such Indictment shall be removable by Certiorari; and no Person tried for such Misdemeanor shall be liable to be afterwards prosecuted for Larceny upon the same Facts.

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