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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Either this which the oath bound to do is charged as treason or not—it is either a
relevant charge as such, or not. ... It has been decided, where, upon an
indictment of murder, it came out to be a case of, petit treason, that the person
must be ...
against a new indictment for murder; but that he would discharge the jury of the
indictment altogether, and would direct a re-indictment for the petit treason; for
that a prisoner is entitled, when treason is charged against him, to the forms and
Lord Chief Justice Hale is very full and express on the other side of the question:
that a person who is guilty of petit treason may be indicted of murder, for it is a
species of murder; and a pardon of murder pardoneth petit treason.” I quote this ...
And Judge Foster, whose opinion that murder is not merged in petit treason I
have already noticed, referring to Saccombe's case, which I have just read to
your lordships from the report of my Lord Chief Justice Dyer, and denying its
authority to ...
... cases where life is concerned, which yet is allowed in every petit tresass.” In
Scotland, where criminals have, in every stage of the process, the assistance of
counsel, and the advantages of being served with copies of their indictments
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