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1825 its population Aaron Abraham Admitted as Admitted Admitted as Attorneys Albany Alexander Allegany Allen Andrew Appointed ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELLORS Benjamin Brigade Canandaigua Cashier Cattaraugus Cayuga CHANCERY Charles Chautauque Chenango Circuit Clark Clerk Clinton Colonel Columbia Cortland Cortlandville COUNSELLORS AT LAW COUNSELLORS IN CHANCERY court-house Daniel David Delaware District Attorney Dutchess Ebenezer Edward Elected Elisha Erie Essex Genesee George governor Henry Herkimer Hiram Inspector Isaac Jacob James Jefferson Jesse John Jonathan Joseph Joshua Judge JUSTICES Lawrence legislature Lewis Lieut Livingston Madison Major Monday Monroe Montgomery Nathan Nathaniel New-York number of towns Oneida Onondaga Ontario Orange Oswego Otsego Peter Plattsburgh Present number President Prof regiments Rensselaer Reuben Richard Robert Samuel Saratoga Schenectady Schoharie second Tuesday Secretary senate Seneca Sheriff Simeon De Witt Smith Solicitors SOLICITORS AND COUNSELLORS Stephen Steuben Suffolk Surrogate Thomas Tioga Tompkins Treasurer Ulster Utica Ward Warren Washington Wednesday Westchester William H Yates
Page 37 - In all criminal prosecutions or indictments for libels, the truth may be given in evidence to the jury ; and if it shall appear to the jury that the matter charged as libellous is true, and was published with good motives, and for justifiable ends, the party shall be acquitted; and the jury shall have the right to determine the law and the fact.
Page 36 - No person shall be held to answer for a capital or otherwise infamous crime (except in cases of impeachment, and in cases of militia when in actual service; and the land and naval forces in time of war, or which this State may keep with the consent of Congress in time of peace, and in cases of petit larceny, under the regulation of the Legislature), unless on presentment or indictment of a grand jury...
Page 29 - Upon conviction for treason, he shall have power to suspend the execution of the sentence, until the case shall be reported to the Legislature at its next meeting, when the Legislature shall either pardon, or commute the sentence, direct the execution of the sentence, or grant a further reprieve.
Page 35 - I do solemnly swear, (or affirm, as the case may be,) that I will support the constitution of the United States, .and the constitution of the State of New- York; and that I will faithfully discharge the duties of the office of according to the best of my ability.
Page 33 - All other officers, whose election or appointment is not provided for by this Constitution, and all. officers, whose offices may hereafter be created by law, shall be elected by the people, or appointed, as the Legislature may direct.
Page 25 - ... shall be so altered by the Legislature, at the first session after the return of every enumeration, that each Senate district shall contain, as nearly as may be, an equal number of inhabitants...
Page 37 - The assent of two-thirds of the members elected to each branch of the Legislature shall be requisite to every bill appropriating the public moneys or property for local or private purposes.
Page 39 - Such parts of the common law, and of the acts of the Legislature of the Colony of New York, as together did form the law of the said Colony...
Page 40 - ... and if, in the Legislature so next chosen as aforesaid, such proposed amendment or amendments shall be agreed to by a majority of all the members elected to each House, then it shall be the duty of the Legislature to submit such proposed amend-ment or amendments to the people...