The Office and Authority of a Justice of Peace: Collected Out of All the Books, Whether of Common Or Statute Law, Hitherto Written on that Subject. Shewing Also the Duty of Constables, Commissioners of Sewers, Coroners, Overseers of the Poor, Surveyors of the Highways, Churchwardens, and Other Parish Officers: Digested Under Alphabetical Titles. To which are Added, Precedents of Indictments and Warrants. Never Before Printed ..

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J. Walthoe, R. Gosling, 1729 - Justices of the peace - 756 pages
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Page 593 - Speaking, deny any one of the Persons in the Holy Trinity to be God, or shall assert or maintain there are more Gods than one, or shall deny the Christian Religion to be true, or the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be of Divine Authority...
Page 316 - ... one moiety to the informer, and the other moiety to the poor of the parish...
Page 550 - For fending the man to another place is falfifying the firft order, which cannot be done but by appeal ; for the order of / two juftices is a determination of the right againft all perfons, till it be reverfed.
Page 753 - ... there to be kept to hard labour for any time not exceeding one calendar month.
Page 503 - I may raise the same without great grievance to the debtors. I will do right as well to poor as to rich, in all things belonging to my office. I will do no wrong to any man for any gift, reward, or promise, nor for favour or hatred. I will disturb no...
Page 364 - Offender to the Houfe of Correction, there to be kept to hard Labour for any time not above three Months.
Page 502 - I have not directly or indirectly sold, lessened, or otherwise disposed of, in trust, or concealed all or any part of my lands, money, goods, stock, debts, securities, contracts, or estate, whereby to secure the same, or to receive or expect any profit or advantage therefrom, or to defraud or deceive any creditor or creditors to whom I am indebted, in any wise howsoever: So help me God.
Page 403 - ... to the houfe of correction, there to be whipt and kept to hard labour...
Page 27 - ... one half to the informer, and the other to the poor of the said parish of St.
Page 652 - ... the barrel whereof to be five foot long, the gage of the bore for bullets of twelve to the pound, with a bayonet to fix on the muzzle thereof, a cartouch-box, and a fword, under the fame penalties, and by the fame ways and means, as they might have compelled the faid perfons to have provided...

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