The Criminal Code and the Law of Criminal Evidence in Canada: Being an Annotation of the Criminal Code of Canada, and of the Canada Evidence Act, with Special Reference to the Law of Evidence and the Procedure in Criminal Courts, Including the Practice Before Justices and on Certiorari and Habeas Corpus
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Page 136 - I think the test of obscenity is this, whether the tendency of the matter charged as obscenity is to deprave and corrupt those whose minds are open to such immoral influences, and into whose hands a publication of this sort may fall.
Page 403 - The purposes of any trade union shall not, by reason merely that they are in restraint of trade, be deemed to be unlawful so as to render any member of such trade union liable to criminal prosecution for conspiracy or otherwise.
Page 415 - 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 251 - Majesty ; or to any person marrying a second time, whose husband or wife shall have been continually absent from such person for the space of seven years then last past, and shall not have been known by such person to be living within that time ; or shall extend to any person, who, at the time of such second marriage, shall have been divorced from the bond of the first marriage ; or to any person, whose former marriage shall have been declared void by the sentence of any court of competent jurisdiction.
Page 688 - ... other stamp issued or prepared for issue by the authority of the Parliament of Canada, or of the legislature of any province of Canada...
Page 151 - ... are not alike favourable to all the players, including among the players the banker or other person by whom the game is managed, or against whom the other players stake, play or bet...
Page 67 - ... executing the same in a violent and turbulent manner, to the terror of the people, whether the act intended were of itself lawful or unlawful".
Page 234 - ... with intent to resist or prevent the lawful apprehension or detainer of any person...