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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. "
Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial ... - Page 430
1866
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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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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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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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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, Lewcllen v. S., 18 T. 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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The York Legal Record, Volume 6

Law - 1893
...which was then due and payable to the State, and its non-payment to the State Treasurer when required. "When a statute makes two or more distinct acts connected...each one of which may be considered as representing a phase in the same offense, it lias, in many cases, been ruled that they may be coupled in the one count...
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The Lancaster Law Review, Volume 31

Henry Clay Brubaker, Charles Israel Landis, George Ross Eshleman, Issac Clinton Arnold - Law - 1914
...below. In Wharton's Criminal Pleading and Practice, ninth edition, 251, the text-writer says: " Where a statute . . . makes two or more distinct acts connected...each one of which may be considered as representing a phase in the same offense, it has in many cases been ruled that they may be coupled in one count. Thus,...
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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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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 37

Law reports, digests, etc - 1894
...statutory offenses conjunctively, when they are not repugnant. It Is observed by Wharton that where a statute makes. two or more distinct acts connected...each one of which may be considered as representing a phase in the same offense, it has been ruled that they may be coupled in one count. Whart Cr. PI. g...
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Defences to Crime: Special defences to crimes against the public

John Davison Lawson - Actions and defenses - 1885
...second 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...be considered as representing a stage In the same offense, It has been repeatedly held that they may be coupled in one count. Thus, setting up a gaming...
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