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" Where a statute makes two or more distinct acts connected with the same transaction indictable, each one of which may be considered as representing a stage in the same offense, it has in many cases been ruled they may be coupled in one count. "
Criminal Abortion: Its Nature, Its Evidence, and Its Law - Page 183
by Horatio Robinson Storer, Franklin Fiske Heard - 1868 - 215 pages
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Reports of cases argued and decided in the Circuit Court of the ..., Volume 6

John McLean, United States. Circuit Court (7th Circuit) - Law reports, digests, etc - 1856
...iecond count of the indictment. We are satisfied that the second count is not defective for duplicity. When a Statute makes two or more distinct acts, connected...considered as representing a stage in the same offence, it has been repeatedly held that they may be coupled in one count. Thus, setting up a gaming table,...
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Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme ..., Volume 80

Law reports, digests, etc - 1866
...separate processes and operations may be actually used to accomplish it. It is a well settled principle that when a statute makes two or more distinct acts,...progress of its commission may be coupled in one count. Whart. Grim. Law, 390 & cases cited This principle has often been recognized and sanctioned in this...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 3

Joseph Brown Heiskell - Law reports, digests, etc - 1872
...misdemeanors, are embraced in the same indictment. In Wharton's Cr. Law, 2d ed., 141, it is said: "Where a statute * * makes two or more distinct acts connected...be considered as representing a stage in the same offense, it has, in many cases, been ruled that they may be coupled in one count. Thus, setting up...
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A Treatise on the Criminal Law of the United States, Volume 1

Francis Wharton - Criminal law - 1874
...successive stages in an offence are united in statute. — Where a statute, as has already been observed, makes two or more distinct acts, connected with the...considered as representing a stage in the same offence, it has in many cases been ruled they may be coupled in one count. v Thus, setting up a gaming table,...
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Criminal Law Reports: Being Reports of Cases Determined in the ..., Volume 2

Nicholas St. John Green - Criminal law - 1879
...honorable court above. • SARGENT, CJ The first exception is not well taken. Where the same section of a statute makes two or more distinct acts connected...considered as representing a stage in the same offence, they may usually be coupled together, not only in the same indictment, but in the same count. 1 Whart....
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Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit and District Courts of ..., Volume 7

United States. Circuit Court (7th Circuit), Josiah Hooker Bissell - District courts - 1878
...it was all one transaction."* "Wharton says, vol. 1 Criminal Law, 390, " where a statute n* * * makes two or more distinct acts connected with " the...be " considered as representing a stage in the same offense, it has ** in many cases been ruled they may be coupled in one "count." " Setting up a gaming...
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Iowa Criminal Code and Digest and Criminal Pleading and Practice

Jacob Conrad Davis - Criminal law - 1879 - 678 pages
...159; People v. MoKinney, 10 Mich., 54, 95; People v. VanSickle, 29 Ib., 63. Where the same section of a statute makes two or more distinct acts, connected...be considered as representing a stage in the same offense, they may usually be coupled together, not only in the same indictment, bnt in the same count....
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Iowa Criminal Code and Digest and Criminal Pleading and Practice

Jacob Conrad Davis - Criminal law - 1879 - 678 pages
...159; People v. McKinney, 10 Mich., 54, 95; People v. VanSickle, 29 Ib., 63. Where the same section of a statute makes two or more distinct acts, connected with the same transaction iudictable, each one of which may be considered as representing a stage in the same offense, they may...
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The Criminal Laws of Texas: Comprising the Penal Code and Code of Criminal ...

George Clark, Texas - Criminal law - 1881 - 710 pages
...apprehended by reason thereof, the court may quash on that ground, Levvellen v. S., 1ST. 538; and if a statute makes two or more distinct acts, connected...considered as representing a stage in the same offence, it is permissible to charge both acts conjunctively as constituting one offence. Phillips r. S.,2!)...
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Florida, Volume 20

Florida. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1884
...as used in the indictment, is not embodied in the statute, and may be treated as surplusage. "Where a statute makes two or more distinct acts, connected...considered as representing a stage in the same offence, it has, in many cases, been ruled that they may be coupled in one count." 1 Wharton's Crim. L., 390....
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