A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and Other Crimes and Misdemeanors from the Earliest Period to the Year 1783, with Notes and Other Illustrations, Volume 19
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1816 - Trials
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1st of January Abbotsbury aforesaid alderman Alexander Stewart Allan Breck Stewart Allan Stewart answer Appin Ardshiel asked Aucharn Ballachelish Basingstoke believe called Campbell charge Christmas circumstances coat Colin Campbell court crime Cross-examined cruel intention daughter declared defendant deponent deposes Donald Stewart ducats Elizabeth Enfield Enfield-Wash evidence Fasnacloich Fort-William gave gentlemen girl give Glenure Glenure's Goddard guilty gypsey hath heard indictment James Ashley James Stewart John Daunt John Gibbons John Wilkinson jury justice letter Lettermore live looked lord lordship Lucy Maccoll Maryburgh mentioned Monday month morning murder Nares Natus never Newgate night Noads oath observe old woman pannel perjury person prisoner prosecutor prove remember saith saw Mary Squires seen servant shew stays sure swear sworn taken tell tenants thing three ducats tion told took trial truth verdict Virtue Hall Wells's house wife William window witness
Page 837 - Columbia, laborer, not having the fear of God before his eyes, but being moved and seduced by the instigation of the devil...
Page 287 - King there being, in contempt of our said Lord the King and his laws, to the evil example of all others in the like case offending, and against the peace of our said Lord the King, his crown and dignity.
Page 275 - Green then and there instantly died. And so the jurors aforesaid, upon their oath aforesaid, do say, that the said John Jones, him, the said William Green, in manner and form aforesaid, feloniously, wilfully and of his malice aforethought, did kill and murder, against the peace of the people of the state of New- York, and their dignity.
Page 281 - Clerk, one of the Justices of our said Lord the King, assigned to keep the peace...
Page 939 - ... there be thought and design ; a faculty to distinguish the nature of actions ; to discern the difference between moral good and evil ; then, upon the fact of the offence proved, the judgment of the law must take place.
Page 809 - ... belief of what I am now going to write. It has employed my invention for some time, to find out a method of destroying another without exposing my own life : that I have accomplished, and defy the law.
Page 273 - Fitch, then and there being found, feloniously did steal, take and carry away, against the peace of our lady the Queen, her crown and dignity.
Page 879 - Warwick aforesaid, by whom the truth of the matter may be the better...
Page 737 - I can further affirm (and my present situation, and that of my dear Prince too, can leave no room to suspect me of flattery) that as I have been his companion in the lowest degree of adversity that ever prince was reduced to, so I have beheld him too, as it were, on the highest pinnacle of glory, amidst the continual applauses, and I had almost said, adorations, of the most brilliant Court in Europe; yet he was always the same, ever affable and courteous, giving constant proofs of his great humanity,...