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" The degree of credit which ought to be given to the testimony of an accomplice is a matter exclusively within the province of the jury. "
Massachusetts Reports - Page 433
by Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court - 1880
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 13

Alabama. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1848
...an incompetent witness, so long as he remains not convicted and sentenced for an infamous crime. But the degree of credit which ought to be given to the...matter exclusively within the province of the jury. 1 Greenl. Ev. § 379, 380. It follows from this statement of the law, that Mrs. McMichael was a competent...
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A Treatise on the Law of Evidence as Administered in England and ..., Volume 2

John Pitt Taylor - Evidence (Law) - 1848 - 1386 pages
...impossible, without having recourse to such evidence, to bring the principal offenders to justice. The degree of credit, which ought to be given to the...province of the jury. It has sometimes been said, that they (p) Deut. xix. 15 ; Deut. xvii. 6 ; Numb. xxxv. 30. (q) Dec. Greg. lib. 2, tit. 20, cap....
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A Treatise on the Law of Evidence, as Administered in England and ..., Volume 1

John Pitt Taylor - Evidence (Law) - 1858 - 1675 pages
...province of the jury. It has sometimes been said, that they ought not to believe him, unless his testimony is corroborated by other evidence ; and, without doubt,...prudence and reason. But no positive rule of law exists on the subject; and the jury may, if they please, act upon the evidence of the accomplice, even in...
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A treatise on the criminal law of the navy: with an introductory chapter on ...

Theodore Thring, Great Britain - History - 1861 - 396 pages
...impossible, without having recourse to such evidence, to bring the principal offenders to justice. The degree of credit which ought to be given to the...is a matter exclusively within the province of the court. It has sometimes been said that the court ought not to believe him, unless his testimony is...
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Irish Chancery Reports: Being a Series of Reports of Cases Argued and ...

Ireland. High Court of Chancery - Law reports, digests, etc - 1861
...possible, without having recourse to such evidence, to bring the " principal offenders to justice. The degree of credit which ought " to be given to the testimony of an accomplice is a matter exclu• sively within the province of the jury. It has sometimes been " said that they ought not to...
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A treatise on the law of evidence, Volume 1

Simon Greenleaf - Law - 1866 - 675 pages
...should afterwards refuse to testify, he may bo convicted upon the evidence of that confession.5 § 880. The degree of credit which ought to be given to the...province of the jury. It has sometimes been said, that they ought not to believe him, unless his testimony is corroborated by other evidence ; and, without...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of Appeals of ..., Volume 21

New York (State). Court of Appeals, Erasmus Peshine Smith, George Franklin Comstock, Henry Rogers Selden, Francis Kernan, Samuel Hand, Joel Tiffany - Law reports, digests, etc - 1867
...testimony of a confederate in the crime. Mr. Greenleaf thus states the rule, and, we think, correctly: "The degree of credit which ought to be given to the testimony of an accomplice ia a matter exclusively within the province of the jury. It has been sometimes said that they ought...
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The Western Journal of Medicine, Volume 2

Theophilus Parvin - Medicine - 1867
...or text-books on surgery, and used by surgeons of ordinary skill in similar cases. 7. In determining the degree of credit which ought to be given to the testimony of any witness in the case, the jury should consider any relationship which they may believe, from the...
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Revue légale, Volume 1

Law reports, digests, etc - 1869
...Hale. PC Vol. 1, page 305.—Balmore's case. Grcenleaf on Evidence. Vol. 1. Page479. No. 379. No. 380 "The degree of credit which ought to be given to the...an accomplice, is a matter exclusively within the power of the Jury." Greenleaf. Vol. 1. Page 490. No. 389. Powell's Law of Evidence.—Pages 37 et 41....
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Reports of Cases in Law and Equity, Argued and Determined in the Supreme ...

Georgia. Supreme Court - Equity - 1875
...testimony ? Independently of the provisions of our Code, Professor Greenleaf states the rule to be that the degree of credit which ought to be given to the...the province of the jury. It has sometimes been said that they ought not to believe him unless his testimony is corroborated by other evidence, and without...
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