Bulletin of the Medico-Legal Congress: Held ... in the City of New York, September 4th, 5th, and 6th, 1895

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Pub. under the auspices of the Medico-Legal Society by the Medico-Legal journal, 1898 - Medical jurisprudence - 481 pages
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Page 345 - Tis but to fill A certain portion of uncertain paper. Some liken it to climbing up a hill, Whose summit, like all hills, is lost in vapour. For this men write, speak, preach, and heroes kill, And bards burn what they call their midnight taper, To have, when the original is dust, A name, a wretched picture, and worse bust.
Page 413 - Any male person who, in public or private, commits, or is a party to the commission of, or procures or attempts to procure the commission by any male person of, any act of gross indecency with another male person...
Page 492 - Index, and when bound forms a valuable addition to the Library of any Lawyer or Medical Man. The Journal is illustrated with portraits of eminent men of Bench, Bar, Alienists, Scientists, and Medical Men — A new feature has been the publication of Sketches of the Supreme Court of the States and Provinces of North America.
Page 129 - Though the mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceeding small ; Though with patience he stands waiting, with exactness grinds he all.
Page 125 - A man is not an idiot, if he hath any glimmering of reason, so that he can tell his parents, his age, or the like common matters.
Page 395 - Out of the question," says the Coroner. "You have heard the boy. 'Can't exactly say" won't do, you know. We can't take that, in a Court of Justice, gentlemen. It's terrible depravity. Put the boy aside.
Page 37 - No person shall sell or exchange, or offer or expose for sale or exchange, any unclean, impure, unhealthy, adulterated or unwholesome milk...
Page 119 - In the homosexual, however, and in the bisexual, we may imagine that the process has not proceeded normally, on account of some peculiarity in the number or character of either the original male germs or female germs, or both, the result being that we have a person who is organically twisted into a shape that is more fitted...
Page 223 - ... (2.) In every case where such restraint is applied a medical certificate shall, as soon as it can be obtained, be signed, describing the mechanical means used, and stating the grounds upon which the certificate is founded.
Page 221 - Commissioners at the end of every quarter. "(5.) In the case of a workhouse, the record to be kept under this section shall be kept by the medical officer of the workhouse, and the copies of records and certificates to be sent shall be sent by the clerk to the guardians. "(6.) In the application of this section 'mechanical means' shall be Read before the Medico-Legal Congress, September 4, 1895.

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