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" State, our law regarding that there were cases that did not fall within this definition that might be murder in the first degree, passed an Act of Assembly, which reads in part as follows : "All murder which shall be perpetrated by means of poison, or... "
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States ... - Page 264
by John Bouvier, Francis Rawle - 1883
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Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the ..., Volume 146

United States. Supreme Court, Henry Wheaton, William Cranch, Richard Peters, Benjamin Chew Howard, Jeremiah Sullivan Black - Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...jury of six men." Section 68 of the Criminal Procedure Act of the State of New Jersey provides : " All murder which shall be perpetrated by means of...premeditated killing, or which shall be committed in perpetrating or in attempting to perpetrate any arson, rape, sodomy, robbery, or burglary, shall be...
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Annual Report of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Volume 11

Pennsylvania Bar Association - Bar associations - 1905
...the officer, it is murder. The Pennsylvania Statute of April 22, 1794 (3 Sm. L., 187), provides that: All murder which shall be perpetrated by means of...killing, or which shall be committed in the perpetration of or attempt to perpetrate any arson, rape, robbery or burglary, shall be deemed murder of the first...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of Ohio, Volume 3

Ohio. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1874
...that it is unjust to involve them in the same punishment," etc. It thus enacts : " That murders 99] which shall be *perpetrated by means of poison, or by lying in wait, or by any other kind of deliberate, willful and premeditated killing ; or which shall be committed in the perpetration, or...
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Capital Punishment and the American Agenda

Franklin E. Zimring, Gordon Hawkins - Law - 1989 - 212 pages
...the Pennsylvania Act of 1794. First-degree murder included: (1) premeditated and deliberate homicide ("All murder which shall be perpetrated by means of...poison, or by lying in wait, or by any other kind of willful, deliberate and premeditated killing"); and (2) homicides occurring in the course of or in...
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 7

Law reports, digests, etc - 1887
...contention is based on the sixty-eighth section of the crimes act, which declares that "all murder that shall be perpetrated by means of poison, or by lying in wait, or by any other kind of willful, deliberate, and premeditated killing, or which shall be committed in perpetrating, or attempting...
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The Northwestern Reporter, Volume 49

Law reports, digests, etc - 1891
...murders which Khali be perpetrated by means of poison or lying in wait, or any other means of unlawful, deliberate, and premeditated killing, or which shall be committed in the perpetration of any arson, rnpe, robbery, or burjjlary, shall be deemed murder in the first degree. All other murders...
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Crime And Punishment In American History

Lawrence Friedman - Law - 1994 - 590 pages
In a panoramic history of our criminal justice system from Colonial times to today, one of our foremost legal thinkers shows how America fashioned a system of crime and ...
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Indian Territory and the United States, 1866-1906: Courts, Government, and ...

Jeffrey Burton - Political Science - 1997 - 336 pages
...the crime of murder was divided into two categories. Murder "of the first degree" took in all murder "perpetrated by means of poison or by lying in wait...killing, or which shall be committed in the perpetration of or an attempt to perpetrate any arson, rape, robbery or burglary" and carried the death penalty....
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The Death Penalty in America: Current Controversies

Hugo Adam Bedau - Law - 1998 - 524 pages
...by means of poison, lying in wait, imprisonment, starving, torture, or by any other kind of willful, deliberate and premeditated killing, or which shall...or attempt to perpetrate any arson, rape, robbery, burglary or other felony, shall be deemed to be murder in the first degree and shall be punished with...
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Law 101: Everything You Need to Know about the American Legal System

Jay M. Feinman - Law - 2000 - 353 pages
...kill. The Pennsylvania statute suggested the kinds of murder that would fall within the definition: "all murder which shall be perpetrated by means of poison, or by lying in wait." The statute also punished as first-degree murder killings committed in the course of the most serious...
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