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AGENTS. 7 & 8 G.4. Embezzlement by banker, merchant, broker, c. 29.
attorney, or agent of property intrusted to them for special purposes, misd. pun. Tr. not ex. 14, nor less than 7 yrs. or Fine or Impr.
or both. Id. s. 49. 8. 49.
Embezzling property deposited with them for
safe custody or special purpose, without authority to sell, negociate, transfer, or pledge, misd. pun. any of the above pun. as the Ct.
may award. Id. s. 60. Not to affect trustees or mortgagees, nor bank
ers, &c. receiving money due on securities, nor to securities on which they have a lien, claim, or demand, unless the transfer be of a greater number than necessary. Id.
s. 60. AMENDMENT of Informations and Indictments,
· see Addition, ante. 7 G. 4. Of proceedings relative to the customs, by Js. P. c. 48.
7 Geo. 4. c. 48, s. 17. See Customs.
ANGLING 7&86.4. In the day time, in water adjoining or belong. 20.
ing to a dwelling house, pen. not ex. 51. and
adjudged on summary conv. ex. 51, or the “.
Id. s. 31.
fences punishable on summary conv. See C. 30.
7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 30. s. 29. APPREHENSION of offenders in cases , Under the Larceny Act. 7 & 8 Geo. 4. c. 29. 7 & 8G. 4.
c. 29. s. 63. Under the Metropolitan Roads Act. 7. Geo. 4. 76. 4.
c. 13. c. 13. s. 13. Under the. Malicious Injuries Act. 7 & 8 Geo. 4 7 & 8 G. 4. c. 30. s. 28.
c. 30. Relating to the Customs. 6 Geo. 4. c. 106, s. 31. 66.4. APPRENTICES.
c. 106. Neglect of apprentices, paupers and helpless
persons, are indictable offences. See Rex
ARREST. See Apprehension, ante. .G.4. Of clergyman performing Divine Service, or in
going or returning, misd. pun. Fine or Impr. or both, as the Ct. shall award. 9 Geo. 4.
c. 33. 8. 23.
ARSON. 7& AG.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.
&c. whether standing or cut, or wood, cop-
to the Impr. Id. s. 17.
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 me 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.
tain advance of wages, &c. All the stats.
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. 9
c. 97. ASSAULT, Common. On summary conv. before two Js. P., pun. Fine 96. 4.
not ex. together with costs (if ordered) 51. c. 31. to overseers of the poor, to be paid over by them in aid of the co. rate of the place where
the offence was com. 9 Geo. 4. c. 31. s. 27. If the Fine with the costs (if ordered), are not
paid immediately after conv. or within such
time, as the Js. shall appoint, comm, to the com. g. or h. c. not ex. 2 cal. m. unless Fine
&c. sooner paid. Id. . If the Js. shall deem the offence not proved, or
find the assault to have been justified, or so trifling as not to merit pun. and shall dismiss the comp., they shall deliver a cert, under their hands of such dismissal to the party
compl. of. Id... · The party obtaining such cert., or having been 1. conv, shall have paid the whole amount ad
judged to be paid, or shall have suffered the Impr. awarded for non-payment; in every such case he shall be released from all further proceedings civil or crim. for the same
cause. Ibid. S. 28. If the assault shall have been accompanied by
any attempt to com. fel., or the Js. shall be : of opinion that it is a fit subject for a prosecution by ind. they shall abstain from any adjud. thereon, and deal with the case in same manner as before the passing of this act. Id.
s. 29. . But Js. P. are not authorized to hear and de
termine any case of assault and battery in which any question shall arise as to the title to lands, &c., or any interest therein, or in any in bankruptcy or insolvency, or any exe