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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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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of ..., Volume 2; Volume 95

Great Britain. Court of Common Pleas - Law reports, digests, etc - 1838
...the proceedings may be questioned. It is there declared, " 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." In 4 Inst. 15, it is said, " that whatever matter arises concerning either House of Parliament ought...
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Hansard's Parliamentary Debates

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1838
...title of any Member to a seat in the House. 1 request attention to the precedents and ami debates, or proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached...questioned in any court or place out of Parliament.' On the 11th of January, 1694, the House passed the following resolutioni — 'Resolved, that Mr. Alexander...
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The History of England, Volume 8

Sir James Mackintosh - Great Britain - 1838
...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 punishments...
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Crosby's general political reference book

George Crosby (of Leeds.) - 1838
...conspicuous ; the statute of 1 William and Mary deelaring that " the freedom of speech aud debate, and proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached or questioned in any other place or court out of Parliament." They have both the same power of making aud repealing laws,...
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The Rights of Persons, According to the Text of Blackstone: Incorporating ...

William Blackstone, James Stewart - Civil rights - 1839 - 532 pages
...have been abolishedJ As to the first, privilege of speech, it is declared by the statute 1 W. & M. st. 2, c. 2, as one of the liberties of the people, "...questioned in any court or place out of parliament." 1 Seld. Baronage, part. 1. c. 4. y 10 Geo. III. c. 50. And this freedom of speech is particularly demanded...
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A Statistical Account of the British Empire: Exhibiting Its Extent ..., Volume 2

John Ramsay McCulloch - Great Britain - 1839 - 718 pages
...That election of members of Parliament ought to be free. 9. 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. 10. That excessive bail ought not to be required, nor excessive fines, nor cruel and unusual punishments...
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The Parliament and Councils of England, Chronologically Arranged: From the ...

Charles Henry Parry - Constitutional history - 1839 - 641 pages
...Elections of Members of Parliamentought to be Free.'' Art.9,"That the Freedom of Speech, and Debates on Proceedings In Parliament, ought not to be impeached...questioned in any Court or Place out of Parliament." Art. 13, "That for Redress of all grievances, and for the amending, strengthening, and preserving of...
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The Parliament and Councils of England, Chronologically Arranged: From the ...

Charles Henry Parry - Constitutional history - 1839 - 641 pages
...Elections of Members of Parliaroentoughtto be Fife." Art. 9, "That the Freedom of Speech, and Debates on Proceedings in Parliament, ought not to be impeached...questioned in any Court or Place out of Parliament." Art 13, "That for Redress of all grievances, and for the amending, strengthening, and preserving of...
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Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful ..., Volumes 17-18

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1840
...lords. The most solemn recognition of the privilege is contained in the Bill of Rights, which declares ' that the freedom of speech and debates and proceedings...questioned in any court or place out of parliament.' There are however certain legal incidents to this privilege which it is necessary to notice. The law...
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The History of England, Volume 10

Sir James Mackintosh - Great Britain - 1840
...enforcing the privileges of parliament is expressed in these words : " That the freedom of speech, or debates, and proceedings in parliament, ought not...questioned in any court or place out of parliament ; " and within this general declaration all the privileges — freedom of debate, the examination of witnesses,...
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