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 33
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1826 - Trials
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Things may turn out differently on the proof from what is represented in the
indictment; and I should rejoice to find it so. But, with regard to the speech and
the publication, as consequences, he gave no critical attention to here stated, is
there not ...
Soon after the printed copy of this indictment was put into my hands, I considered
it with a view to the question of relevancy; and although the counsel for the
Panels have not disputed the relevancy of the indictment, but reserved to
The indictment is clearly relevant as to M'Laren. It is likewise so as to Baird. IIe
was present at the meeting. I do not say the purpose of the meeting was illegal.
Baird became the trumpet of that meeting, and is said to have circulated an
Gentlemen of the jury; you have heard from the indictment that the panels are
charged generally in the major proposition with the crime of sedition, a crime well
known in the law of Scotland, and with the general description of which you must
... criminal intention imputed to them in the indictment has not been done away by
the general conduct of the prisoners, you will not, I am confident, shrink from your
duty, but will find them guilty of the crime of sedition libelled in the indictment.
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