The Penal Code of the State of California

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A.L. Bancroft, 1874 - Criminal law - 628 pages
 

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Contents

Counterfeiting trade marks
142
Selling goods which bear counterfeit trade marks
143
Defacing marks upon wrecked property and destroying bills of lading
144
Contracting or solemnizing incestuous or forbidden marriages
145
Concealing persons entitled to benefit of habeas corpus
146
TITLE X
147
or cars
158
Violation of duty by employes of railroad companies
159
Selling firearms and ammunition to Indians
160
Magistrates neglecting or refusing to disperse rioters
161
Consequence of resisting process after a county lias been declared in a state of insurrection
163
Persons present at prize fights
164
Forcible entry and detainer
165
Public moneys as used in the peceding section defined
168
Delivering receipts for poll taxes other than prescribed by law or collecting poll taxes etc without giving the receipt pre scribed by law
169
Carrying on business without license
170
Officer charged with collection etc of revenue refusing to per mit inspection of his books
171
CHAPTER I
172
Burglary and housebreaking
176
Having possession of burglarious instruments and deadly weapons
179
Making false entries in records or returns
182
Passing or receiving forged notes
183
Counterfeiting coin bullion etc
184
Larceny
185
Larceny of lost property
191
Petit larceny
192
Written instruments completed but not delivered
193
Stealing gas
194
Embezzlement
195
When trustee hanker etc guilty of embezzlement
197
Intent to restore the property is no defense
198
Punishment of extortion committed under color of official right
199
CHAPTER Vm
201
CHAPTER IX
205
Detaining wrecked property after salvage paid
206
d Penal
283
cPenal
333
HOMICIDE
385
Exhibiting deadly weapon in rude etc manner or using the same unlawfully 165
417
Section 4166 Definition of law 587
537
RAPE ABDUCTION CARNAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN AND SEDUCTION
562
Murder defined 86
583
Malice defined 81
596

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Page 341 - ... to establish a defence on the ground of insanity, it must be clearly proved that at the time of the committing of the act the party accused was laboring under such a defect of reason, from disease of the mind, as not to know the nature and quality of the act he was doing; or, if he did know it, that he did not know he was doing what was wrong.
Page 388 - Upon a trial for murder, the commission of the homicide by the defendant being proved, the burden of proving circumstances of mitigation, or that justify or excuse it, devolves upon him, unless the proof on the part of the prosecution tends to show that the crime committed only amounts to manslaughter, or that the defendant was justifiable or excusable.
Page 22 - No act committed by a person while in a state of voluntary intoxication, shall be deemed less criminal by reason of his having been in such condition.
Page 197 - ... not in the due and lawful execution of his trust, any property which he has in his possession, or under his control by virtue of his trust, or secretes it with a fraudulent intent to appropriate it to such use or purpose, is guilty of embezzlement.
Page 287 - Arrests by • • peace obedience to a warrant delivered to him, or may, officers, without a warrant, arrest a person: 1. For a public offense committed or attempted in his presence. 2. "When a person arrested has committed a felony, although not in his presence. 3. When a felony has in fact been committed, and he has reasonable cause for believing the person arrested to have committed it.
Page 241 - An act or omission which is made punishable in different ways by different provisions of this code, may be punished under either of such provisions, but in no case can it be punished under more than one; an acquittal or conviction and sentence under either one bars a prosecution for the same act or omission under any other.
Page 446 - ... will appear and answer the indictment above mentioned, in whatever court it may be prosecuted, and will at all times render himself amenable to the orders and process of the court, and, if convicted, will appear for judgment and render himself in execution thereof...
Page 257 - SEC. 5. The affidavits or depositions must set forth the facts tending to establish the grounds of the application or probable cause for believing that they exist.
Page 108 - In all criminal prosecutions for libels, the truth may be given in evidence to the jury; and if it shall appear to the jury that the matter charged as libelous is true, and was published with good motives and for justifiable ends, the party shall be acquitted; and the jury shall have the right to determine the law and the fact.
Page 456 - A clergyman or priest cannot, without the consent of the person making the confession, be examined as to any confession made to him in his professional character in the course of discipline enjoined by the church to which he belongs.

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