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" Wednesday next you be drawn from thence on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck until you are dead. "
The Political Magazine and Parliamentary, Naval, Military, and Literary Journal - Page 450
1782
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The Scots Magazine, Volume 44

English literature - 1782
...introvert the evidence of James. you David Tyrie are to be led to gaol, and from thence are to be drawn upon a hurdle to the place of execution, and there...neck ; and being alive, are to be cut down, and your bowels taken out arid burned, and your head to be cut off, and your body divided into four quarters...
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The American Magazine, Volume 37

1894
...severer form, sentence involving drawing and quartering directed that the offender should be drawn on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck, but not until dead ; that he should be taken down again, and while yet alive his bowels should be taken...
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Corpus Juris Civilis. Institutiones

Thomas Cooper - Roman law - 1812 - 714 pages
...for high treason, in all cases except counterfeiting the coin, is, that the offender shall be drawn to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck and cut down alive ; that his entrails shall be taken out and burned, his head cut off, his body quartered,...
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Summary of the Criminal Law

Henry John Stephen - Criminal law - 1834 - 506 pages
...applies to males only,) the punishment of treason is to be as follows : — the traitor to be drawn on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck until he be dead ; and afterwards his head shall be severed from the body, and the body divided into...
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The Provincial Justice, Or, Magistrate's Manual: Being a Complete Digest of ...

William Conway Keele - Constables - 1835 - 10 pages
...pleasure. 2 Haw. 3 ; but now, by the 3 W. 4. c. 4. the sentence is, that " such rson shall be drawn on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck until such person be dead, and that erwards, the body of such person shall be dissected and anatozed."...
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Parliamentary Papers, Volume 19

Great Britain - 1839
.... ^^ — [THE judgment of Death in the case of Treason is that the offender, if a male, be drawn on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck until dead ; and that afterwards the head be severed from the body of such offender, and the body be...
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The Institutes of Justinian

Thomas Cooper - Roman law - 1841 - 628 pages
...for high treason, in all cases except counterfeiting the coin, is, that the offender shall be drawn to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck and cut down alive ; that his entrails shall be taken out and burned, his head cut off, his body quartered,...
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Letters from Van Dieman's Land: Written During Four Years Imprisonment for ...

Benjamin Wait - Canada - 1843 - 356 pages
...and there remain until the 25th of August, when, between the hours of 11 and 1, you shall be drawn on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the nock, until you are dead, and your body shall be quartered. The Lord have mercy on your soul ! ! !...
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The Lives of the Chief Justices of England: From the Norman ..., Volume 1

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Biography - 1849
...any." Lord CJ : " You must go to the place from whence you came, and from thence you must be drawn on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck, but not till you are dead," &c. &c. " And may the Lord convert you from your evil ways, and have mercy...
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The Journal of the Indian archipelago and eastern Asia (ed. by J.R ..., Volume 3

James Richardson Logan - 1849
...the place from whence you came, and that on the morning of Wednesday next you be drawn from thence on a hurdle to the place of execution, and there hanged by the neck until you are dead. Your body will then be handed over to the surgeons for dissection, and your mangled...
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