An Analysis Of, and Digested Index to the Criminal Statutes, Alphabetically Arranged, Shewing the Penalties, Forfeitures and Punishments to be Awarded by the Criminal Courts, and by Magistrates Exercising Summary Jurisdiction

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Saunders and Benning, 1829 - Criminal law - 215 pages
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Page 206 - Our sovereign lord the king chargeth and commandeth all persons, being assembled, immediately to disperse themselves, and peaceably to depart to their habitations, or to their lawful business, upon the pains contained in the act made in the first year of king George, for preventing tumults and riotous assemblies. God save the king.
Page 193 - Every person pretending or professing to tell fortunes, or using any subtle craft, means, or device, by palmistry or otherwise, to deceive and impose on any of his majesty's subjects...
Page 108 - Agent as aforesaid, shall prevent, lessen, or impeach any Remedy at Law or in Equity which any Party aggrieved by any such Offence might or would have had if this Act had not been passed ; but nevertheless the Conviction of any such...
Page 210 - Protestant subjects, dissenting from the Church of England from the penalties of certain laws...
Page 196 - ... idle and disorderly person, and violently resisting any constable or other peace officer so apprehending him or her, and being subsequently convicted of the offence for which he or she shall have been so apprehended, shall be deemed a rogue and vagabond, within the true intent and meaning of this act; and it shall be lawful for any justice of the peace to commit such offender...
Page 195 - Peace to commit such offender (being thereof convicted before him by the confession of such offender, or by the evidence on oath of one or more credible witness or witnesses) to the House of Correction, there to be kept to hard labour for any time not exceeding three calendar months...
Page 68 - Whosoever shall steal, or shall cut, break, root up or otherwise destroy or damage with intent to steal, the whole or any part...
Page 108 - Act, in respect of any Act done by him, if he shall at any Time previously to his being indicted for such Offence have disclosed such Act, on Oath, in consequence of any compulsory Process of any Court of Law or Equity in any Action, Suit, or Proceeding which shall have been bond fide instituted by any Party aggrieved, or if he shall have disclosed the same in any Examination or Deposition before any Commissioners of Bankruptcy.
Page 74 - ... any steam engine or other engine for sinking, draining or working any mine, or any staith, building or erection used in conducting the business of any mine, or any bridge, waggonway or trunk for conveying minerals from any mine...
Page 157 - ... any amount, although the particular species of coin or valuable security of which such amount was composed shall not be proved...

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