Reports of Cases in Criminal Law Argued and Determined in All the Courts in England and Ireland, Volume 14

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Edward William Cox
J. Crockford, Law Times Office, 1882 - Criminal law
 

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Page xx - means the Act of the session of the eleventh and twelfth years of the reign of her present Majesty, chapter forty-three, intituled, " An Act to facilitate the performance of the duties of justices of the peace out of sessions within England and Wales with respect to summary convictions and orders," inclusive of any Acts amending the same.
Page 521 - A conspiracy 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.
Page lviii - Where the occupier of a factory or workshop is charged with an offence against this Act, he shall be entitled upon information duly laid by him to have any other person whom he charges as the actual offender brought before the court at the time appointed for hearing the charge; and if, after the commission of the offence has been proved, the...
Page li - Majesty, chapter seventy-one, intituled " an Act for the more easy recovery of small debts and demands within the City of London and the liberties thereof," shall be deemed to be the county court having jurisdiction in the case.
Page 643 - British possession it shall mean the officer for the time being administering the government of such possession ; also any person acting for or in the capacity of a governor shall be included under the term "Governor" : "Court of Admiralty" shall mean the High Court of Admiralty of England or Ireland, the Court of Session of Scotland, or any viceAdmiralty Court within Her Majesty's dominions : "Ship...
Page 381 - All contracts, whether by specialty or by simple contract, henceforth entered into by infants for the repayment of money lent or to be lent, or for goods supplied or to be supplied (other than contracts for necessaries) , and all accounts stated with infants, shall be absolutely void...
Page lxv - Possession as aforesaid to receive and afford a passage and subsistence during the voyage to any such offender as aforesaid, and to the witnesses...
Page 157 - A fugitive criminal may be apprehended, under a warrant issued by any police magistrate, justice of the peace, or other competent authority in either country, on such information or complaint, and such evidence, or after such proceedings as would in the opinion of the...
Page xl - An Act to consolidate and amend the statute law of England and Ireland relating to offences against the person...
Page 163 - Fraud by a bailee, banker, agent, factor, trustee, or director, or member, or public officer of any company made criminal by any Act for the time being in force.

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