The Statutes at Large: From the Magna Charta, to the End of the Eleventh Parliament of Great Britain, Anno 1761 [continued to 1806].

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J. Bentham, 1765 - Law
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Page 203 - EASTER-DAY, on which the rest depend, is always the first Sunday after the full moon which happens upon or next after the twenty-first day of March, and if the full moon happens upon a Sunday, Easter Day is the Sunday after.
Page 247 - An Act for taking away the Court of Wards and Liveries, and Tenures in capite and by Knights Service, and Purveyance, and for settling a Revenue upon His Majesty in lieu thereof...
Page 174 - Defendants in such Action or Suit may plead the General Issue, and give this Act and the Special Matter in Evidence at any Trial to be had thereupon, and that the same was done in pursuance and by the Authority of this Act...
Page 94 - An Act for the ministers of the Church to be of sound religion and also another Act made in the thirteenth year of the reign of the late King Charles the Second intituled An Act for the uniformity of...
Page 276 - ... by leave of the court where such action shall depend at any time before issue joined to pay into court such sum of money as he shall...
Page 321 - Devisee in any such prior Will or Codicil, for recovering the Lands, Tenements or Hereditaments mentioned to be devised in any Will or Codicil so contested, or any Part thereof, or for obtaining any other Judgment or Decree relative thereto, on or before the...
Page 11 - Perjuries is or are assigned, without setting forth the Bill, Answer, Information, Indictment, Declaration, or any Part of any Record or Proceeding either in Law or Equity other than as aforesaid, and without setting forth the Commission or Authority of the Court, or Person or Persons before whom the Perjury was committed ; any Law, Usage, or Custom to the contrary notwithstanding.
Page 170 - Correction, there to be kept to hard labour for any time not exceeding three calendar months...