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" That the house of every one is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose... "
A Law Dictionary and Glossary: Containing Full Definitions of the Principal ... - Page 513
by Alexander Mansfield Burrill - 1859
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United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 445

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - Law reports, digests, etc - 1979
...Thus, in Semayne's Case, 5 Co. Rep. 91a, 91b, 77 Eng. Rep. 194, 195 (KB 1603), the court stated: "That the house of every one is to him as his castle and...defence against injury and violence, as for .his repose; and although the life of maa is a thing precious and favoured in law; so that although a man kills...
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An Exact Abridgment, in English, of the Eleven Books of Reports of the ...

Sir Thomas Ireland, Sir Edward Coke - Law reports, digests, etc - 1813 - 432 pages
...that the sale should stand. Semaynes Case, 2 Jac. fo. 91. banco regia. THAT the house of every man is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injuries and violence, as for his repose ; that if a man kill another in his defence or pef-mSsfortune,...
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Reports of Cases Determined in the Constitutional Court of South ..., Volume 4

South Carolina. Constitutional Court of Appeals, David James McCord - Law reports, digests, etc - 1826
...is a stronger case, the goods being in the custody of the law. The house of every man says Lord Cote is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injuries and violence as for his repose. And the reason is, dorm, sua cuiqvi at ftmmmim refugium. But...
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A Selection of Legal Maxims: Classified and Illustrated

Herbert Broom - Legal maxims - 1845 - 286 pages
...resolved, and may be thus shortly stated. HOT' reio!li' I8*1 That the house of every one is his castle, as well for his defence against injury and violence, as for his repose ; and, consequently, although the life of man is a thing precious and favoured in law, yet, if thieves...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 13

Arkansas. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1853
...signify the cause of his coming and make request to open the doors, because the horse of every man is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence as for repose. But when any house is recovered by any real action, the sheriff may break the house and deliver...
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The Constitutional Text-book: A Practical and Familiar Exposition of the ...

Furman Sheppard - Constitutional law - 1855 - 324 pages
...ancient doctrine of the common law of England, and one that has been adopted in this country, that " the house of every one is to him as his castle and...defence against injury and violence, as for his repose." But the house of any is not a castle or privilege but for himself, and does not extend to a person...
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The Constitutional Text-book: A Practical and Familiar Exposition of the ...

Furman Sheppard - Constitutional law - 1855 - 324 pages
...ancient doctrine of the common law of England, and one that has been adopted in this country, that " the house of every one is to him as his castle and...defence against injury and violence, as for his repose." But the house of any is not a castle or privilege but for himself, and does not extend to a person...
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THE CONSTITUTIONAL TEXT-BOOK: A PRACTICAL AND FAMILIAR EXPOSITION OF THE ...

FURMAN SHEPPARD - 1855
...ancient doctrine of the common law of England, and one that has been adopted in this country, that " the house of every one is to him as his castle and...defence against injury and violence, as for his repose." But the house of any is not a castle or privilege but for himself, and does not extend to a person...
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Law Chronicle: A Monthly Journal, Volume 4

Law - 1858
...Semayne's case, reported in Vol. I. of Smith's leading cases. The first resolution is thus stated — that the house of every one is to him as his castle and...defence against injury and violence as for his repose. The third resolution : In all cases when the King is party, the sheriff (if the doors be not open)...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1865 - 480 pages
...1551-1632. For a man's house is his castle, et domus sua cuique tutissimum refugium.* Third Institute. Page 162. The house of every one is to him as his castle...defence against injury and violence, as for his repose. Semagnc's Case, 5 Rep. 91. They (corporations) cannot commit trespass nor be outlawed nor excommunicate,...
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