A Treatise on the Law of Review in Criminal Cases: By the High Court and Circuit Court of Justiciary, and on Procedure in Criminal Cases in Inferior Courts in Scotland, Including the Text of the Summary Procedure Act, 1864, and the Summary Prosecutions Appeals (Scotland) Act, 1875, with Full Notes and Cases, and an Appendix Containing Forms, Table of Fees, Etc

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W. Green, 1877 - Appellate procedure - 393 pages
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Page 84 - means the Act of the session of the eleventh and twelfth years of the reign of Her present Majesty, chapter forty-three, intituled " An Act to facilitate the performance of the duties of justices of the peace out of sessions within England and Wales, with respect to summary convictions and orders...
Page 74 - ... but if any such variance shall appear to the justice or justices present and acting at such hearing to be such that the party so summoned and appearing has been thereby deceived or misled, it shall be lawful for such justice or justices, upon such terms as he or they shall think fit, to adjourn the hearing of the case to some future day.
Page 66 - That the following words and expressions in this Act shall have the meanings hereby assigned to them, unless there be something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction — that is to say, the expression "Judicial Factor
Page 261 - the same to the next Circuit Court of Justiciary, or, where there are no Circuit Courts, to the High Court of Justiciary at Edinburgh, in the Manner and...
Page 51 - Justices, to state and sign a case setting forth the facts and the grounds of such determination, for the opinion thereon of one of the superior Courts of law to be named by the party applying ; and such party, hereinafter called "the Appellant...
Page 193 - ... the court to which a case is transmitted under this act shall hear and determine the question or questions of law arising thereon, and shall thereupon reverse, affirm or amend the determination in respect of which the case has been stated...
Page 51 - An Act to facilitate the Performance of the Duties of Justices of the f tace and of Sessions within England and Wales with respect to summary Convictions and Orders...
Page 286 - Majesty's superior courts of record ; and no warrant of commitment shall be held void by reason of any defect therein, provided it be therein alleged that the party has been convicted, and there be a good and valid conviction to sustain the same.
Page 262 - Scotland it shall be competent to any person to appeal against any order or conviction under this Act to the next Circuit Court of Justiciary, or where there are no Circuit Courts to the High Court of Justiciary at Edinburgh...
Page 95 - No. 1 in the said schedule : (2.) In complaints for the contravention of any Act of Parliament under which the accused is or shall be liable on summary conviction to be imprisoned, or to be imprisoned or fined, in the discretion of the court, the sentence of the court awarding imprisonment shall be in the form No. 2 in the said schedule...

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