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" This is properly a criminal method of prosecution, as well to punish the usurper by a fine for the usurpation of the franchise, as to oust him, or seize it for the crown; but hath long been applied to the mere purposes of trying the civil right, seizing... "
Reports of cases determined in the several courts of Westminster-hall, from ... - Page 34
by Great Britain. Courts, Sir William Blackstone, James Clitherow - 1828 - 1385 pages
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 3

Sir William Blackstone, Richard Burn, John Williams - Law - 1791
...well to punifli the ufurper by a fine for the ufurpation of the franchife, as to ouft him, or feife it for the crown : but hath long been applied to the mere purpofes of trying the civil jright, feifing the franchife, or oufting the wrongful pofllilbr ; the...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England, in Four Books, Volume 1

Sir William Blackstone - Law - 1794
...well to punifh the ufurper by a fine for the ufurpation of the franchife, as to ouft him, or feife it for the crown : but hath long been applied to the mere purpofes of trying the civil right, feifing the franchife, or oufting the wrongful pofleflbr : the...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 3

Sir William Blackstone, Edward Christian - Law - 1800
...well to punifh the ufurper by a fine for the ufurpation of the franchife, as to ouft him, or feife it for the crown : but hath long been applied to the mere purpofes of trying the civil right, feifingthe franchife, or cufting the wrongful pofleflbr : the fine...
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Commentaries on the laws of England. [Another]

William Blackstone (sir.) - Law - 1825
...of a writ of quo warranto; wherein the process is speedier, and the judgment not quite so decisive. This is properly a criminal method of prosecution,...the usurpation of the franchise, as to oust him, or seise it for the crown ; but hath long been applied to the mere purposes of trying the civil right,...
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The Country-solicitor's Practice in the High Court of Chancery: To which is ...

John Gray - Acknowledgments - 1845 - 431 pages
...in the nature of a writ of quo warranto, has supplied its place. This information is, in principle, a criminal method of prosecution, as well to punish...franchise, as to oust him, or seize it for the crown ; but it has been long applied to the mere purpose of trying the civil right, seizing the franchise, or ousting...
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The Law and Practice Relating to Criminal Informations: And Informations in ...

William Robert Cole - Informations - 1847 - 299 pages
...warranto ; wherein the process is speedier, and the judgment, if against the Crown, not quite so decisive. This is properly a criminal method of prosecution,...the crown : but hath long been applied to the mere purposes of trying the civil right, seizing the franchise, or ousting the wrongful possessor ; the...
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Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books, Volume 2

Sir William Blackstone - Law - 1860
...of a writ of quo warranta; wherein the process is speedier, and the judgment not quite so decisive. This is properly a criminal method of prosecution,...the usurpation of the franchise, as to oust him, or seise it for the crown ; but hath long been applied to the mere purposes of trying the civil right,...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 11

Illinois. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1850
...as to oust him from its enjoyment. The People vs. Utica Ins. Co., 15 John., 358. Blackstone says : " This is properly a criminal method of prosecution,...applied to the mere purpose of trying the civil right, seizing the franchise, or ousting the wrongful possessor; the fine being nominal only." 3 Black. Com.,...
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New Commentaries on the Laws of England: (partly Founded on Blackstone)

Henry John Stephen, James Stephen - Law - 1863
...writ of quo warranto; wherein the process is speedier, and the judgment not qiiite so decisive. This is properly a criminal method of prosecution,...franchise, as to oust him or seize it for the Crown (a). But it hath long been applied to the mere purposes of trying the civil right, seizing the franchise,...
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The Student's Blackstone: Commentaries on the Laws of England, in Four Books

Sir William Blackstone - Law - 1865 - 612 pages
...the introduction of a simpler method of prosecution, by information in the nature of a quo warranto. This is properly a criminal method of prosecution,...franchise, as to oust him, or seize it for the crown; but has long been applied to the mere purposes of trying the civil right, seizing the franchise, or ousting...
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