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" A conspiracy, it is said,f consists not merely in the intention of two or more, but in the agreement of two or more, to do an unlawful act or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. "
Massachusetts Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Judicial ... - Page 225
1865
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's ..., Volume 3

Sandford Nevile, James Manning - Law reports, digests, etc - 1834
...those identical goods. No unlawful act, therefore, is stated. A conspiracy is the combining either to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. I am of opinion, therefore, that this indictment for conspiracy cannot be supported,...
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The Justice of the Peace, and Parish Officer, Comprising the ..., Volumes 1-3

John Frederick Archbold - Justices of the peace - 1840
...CONFESSION. See " Commitment." CONIES. See " Larceny." CONSPIRACY. If two or more persons conspire to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means : it is an indictable offence, punishable with fine, or imprisonment, or both, — whether...
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Shaw's Authenticated Report of the Irish State Trials, 1844

Ireland - 1844 - 678 pages
...Adolphus, 349 and 350, Mr. Justice Parke stating that the indictment ought to have rfhown a conspiracy to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. The same principle and rule of law was laid down by the fete Chief Justice Bushe, in...
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A Report of the Proceedings on an Indictment for a Conspiracy: In the Case ...

John Simpson Armstrong, Edward Shirley Trevor - Ireland - 1844 - 867 pages
...language, he says : " I " am of the same opinion. This indictment ought to have shown a " conspiracy, to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlaw" ful means." It therefore was not a dictum, but an elaborate decision of the Judges who presided....
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Court of Queen's Bench Ireland: A Report of the Proceedings on an Indictment ...

Ireland - 1844 - 987 pages
...language, he says : " I " am of the same opinion. This indictment ought to have shown a " conspiracy, to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlaw" ful means." It therefore was not a dictum, but an elaborate decision of the Judges who presided....
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The Justice of the Peace, and Parish Officer: With the Practice ..., Volumes 1-3

John Frederick Archbold - Criminal procedure - 1846
...CONFESSION. See " Commitment." CONIES. See " Larceny." CONSPIRACY. If two or more persons conspire to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means : it is an indictable offence, punishable with fine, or imprisonment, or both, — whether...
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Reports of Cases in Criminal Law: Argued and Determined in All the Courts in ...

Edward William Cox - Law reports, digests, etc - 1853
...be indifferent or even unlawful." So it is laid down that the indictment ought to show a conspiracy to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means : (Rex v. Jones, 4 B. & Adol. 349.) Then comes the question, how far a count for conspiracy...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the English Courts of ..., Volume 24

Law reports, digests, etc - 1853
...constitute an offence. PARKE, J. I am of the same opinion. This indictment ought to hare shewn a conspiracy to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. Now it does not stale enough to shew that the defendants conspired to do any unlawful...
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Connecticut Reports: Containing Cases Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 55

Connecticut. Supreme Court of Errors - Law reports, digests, etc - 1888
...— " The offense of conspiracy in one respect is doubtless peculiar. It may, unlike most offenses, be committed without any overt act. A criminal purpose...crime, although no act be done in pursuance of it." In State v. Ripley, 31 Maine, 388, TENNEY, J., in discussing this question says: — "No overt act,...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 220

Illinois. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1906
...common law may be denned, in short, as an agreement or combination formed between two or more persons to do an unlawful act or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. (Smith v. People, 25 1ll. 9.) The gravamen of the offense is the combination, (People...
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