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The Jurist - Page 252
1844
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Transactions of the Albany Institute, Volume 10

Albany Institute - Albany (N.Y.) - 1883
...for his crimes until the contrary be proved to their satisfaction ; and that to establish a defense on the ground of insanity, it must be clearly proved...time of committing the act, the party accused was laboring under such a defect of reason from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality...
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The Law Journal for the Year 1832-1949: Comprising Reports of Cases in the ...

Law reports, digests, etc - 1873
...an opinion of his own, but it did not in any way differ from the other Judges), says — "It must be proved that at the time of committing the act, the...was labouring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing, or, if he did know...
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American Law Magazine, Volume 3

Law - 1844
...certain questions propounded to them by the house of lords, that to render a parly irresponsible, " it must be clearly proved that at the time of committing...accused was labouring under such a defect of reason from disease of mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing, or if he did know it,...
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Scott's New Reports in the Court of Common Pleas and Exchequer Chamber [1840 ...

John Scott - Law reports, digests, etc - 1845
...defence on the ground of insanity, it must be clearly proved, that, at the time of the committing of the act, the party accused was labouring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing, or, if he did not...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Ruled at Nisi Prius: In the Courts of Queen's ...

Frederick Augustus Carrington, Great Britain. Courts, Andrew Valentine Kirwan - Law reports, digests, etc - 1845
...ground of insanity, it must be clearly proved, that, at the time of the coin- HIGCINSON. mitting of the act, the party accused was labouring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing, or, if he did know...
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Archbold's Summary of the Law Relating to Pleading and Evidence in Criminal ...

John Frederick Archbold, John Jervis - Criminal procedure - 1846 - 860 pages
...defence on the ground of insanity, it must be clearly proved that, at the time of the committing of the act, the party accused was labouring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing, or, if he did know...
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Historia Placitorum Coronae: The History of the Pleas of the Crown, Volume 1

Sir Matthew Hale - Pleas of the crown - 1847
...every man if presumed to be sane and to possess a sufficient degree of reason, to be responsible fur thereof, thai suffer death. If any person shall purposely...such person shall be deemed guilty of mar. dcr in disease ot the mind as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing, or if he did know...
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Historia Placitorum Coronae: The History of the Pleas of the Crown, Volume 1

Sir Matthew Hale - Pleas of the crown - 1847
...establish a defence on the ground of insanity, it must be clearly proved, that at the time of commuting the act, the party accused was labouring under such a defect of reason from disease or the mind as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing, or if he did know...
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The Trial of William Freeman: For the Murder of John G. Van Nest, Including ...

William Freeman, Benjamin Franklin Hall - Insanity (Law) - 1848 - 508 pages
...right and wrong at the time when the act was done. In such cases the jury should be instructed that " it must be clearly proved that at the time of committing the act the party accused was laboring under snch a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quaKty...
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The Dublin university magazine, Volume 36

University magazine - 1850
...defence on the ground of insanity, it must be clearly proved that, at the time of the committing of the act, the party accused was labouring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing; or, if he did know...
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