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" That the freedom of speech, and debates or proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached or questioned in any court or place out of Parliament. "
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ... - Page 515
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The Constitution of England: In which it is Compared Both with the ...

Jean Louis de Lolme - Constitutional history - 1826 - 304 pages
...dictates of public virtue. Lastly, what crowns all these precautions is, its being a fundamental maxim, ' That the freedom of speech, and debates and proceedings...questioned in any court or place out of parliament.'* The legislators, on the other hand, have not forgotten that interest, as well as fear, may impose silence...
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A Treatise on the Law of Slander, Libel, Scandalum Magnatum, and False ...

Thomas Starkie - Libel and slander - 1826 - 616 pages
...663. St. 17 C. 2. 1. By St. 1 W. and M. 2. s. 2. it is declared, that freedom of speech and debate, or proceedings in parliament, ought not to be impeached...questioned in any court or place out of parliament. P. 183.—" The same rule applies to judges," &c. " With regard to judges and furors the law gives...
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The Constitutional History of England from the Accession of ..., Volumes 3-4

Henry Hallam - Constitutional history - 1827
...That elections of members of parliament ought to be free ; That the freedom of speech or debates , or proceedings in parliament , ought not to be impeached...questioned in any court or place out of parliament ; That excessive bail ought not to be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual...
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A Dictionary of Mechanical Science, Arts, Manufactures, and ..., Volume 2

Alexander Jamieson - Industrial arts - 1829
...goods. As to the first, privilege of speech, it is declared by the statute of I William and Mary, st. 2. c. 2. as one of the liberties of the people, "...ought not to be impeached or questioned in any court or place 770 DICTIONARY OF MECHANICAL SCIENCE. ot.t ni' pit 1I.UIII4U." And il.is freedom of speech...
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The Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer, Volume 5

Richard Burn - 1831
...that elections of members of Parliament ought to be free ; and that freedom of speech, and debates of proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached...questioned in any court or place out of Parliament. ELECTION : election, and not to return till after the poll shall be closed. But this not to CANDIDATES,...
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The Christian Philosopher: Designed to Exhibit in the Outlines of Natural ...

William Martin - Science - 1832 - 504 pages
...suspending laws or the execution of laws by royal authority, without the consent of parliament is illegal, that the freedom of speech and debates and proceedings...questioned in any court or place out of parliament; and that the raising or keeping of a standing army within the kingdom in time of peace, unless it be with...
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Epitome of the Laws of Nova-Scotia, Volume 1

Beamish Murdoch - Law - 1832
...enjoyed by legislators, is secured by the British statute of 1,W. & M. st. 2, c. 2, which enacts " that the freedom of speech and debates, and proceedings...questioned in any court or place, out of parliament." At the opening sessions of every new assembly, the Speaker demands of the Governor in the name of the...
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A key to both houses of parliament

Parliament lists - 1832 - 924 pages
...by his Majesty*. • The statute of 1 Wm. and M. declares that " the freedom of speech and debate, and proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached or questioned in any other place or court, out of Parliament." Another privilege of Parliament consists in the protection...
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The Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffussion of Useful ..., Volume 17

1840
...expressed at different times, might also be given. The words contained in the Bill of Rights, that the 'debates and proceedings in parliament ought not to...questioned in any court or place out of parliament,' are generally relied upon in confirmation of this doctrine. If this view were always taken of the question,...
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History of the Revolution in England in 1688: Comprising a View of ..., Volume 2

Sir James Mackintosh - Great Britain - 1834
...that elections of members of Parliament ought to be free : that the freedom of speech and debates, or proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached...questioned in any court or place out of Parliament : that excessive bail ought not to be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual...
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