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according action aforesaid amend appear applied appointed authority BRIT British stat brought cause certificate charged chattels clerk command commission committed common gaol complaint constable conviction costs court custody customs deemed default defendant delivered determined directed distress duty enacted entered evidence examined exceeding execution felony force forfeiture give given governor hand hath hearing hereby imprisonment indictment Island Act ISLD issue judge judgment jurisdiction justice or justices keeper labour lawful levied liable lord magistrate majesty majesty's manner matter ment mentioned months notice oath offence officer otherwise paid parish party payment peace penalty person or persons Post present prison proceedings prosecution Provided punishment reasonable receive recognizance recovered regulating relating removed respectively seal sentence served sessions ship sufficient suit summons taken therein thereof thing tion town trial tried unless vessel warrant Whereas witnesses writ
Page 238 - Having heard the evidence, do you wish to say anything in answer to the charge? You are not obliged to say anything unless you desire to do so, but whatever you say will be taken down in writing and may be given in evidence...
Page 200 - The present convention shall be in force for the term of ten years from the date hereof ; and further, until the end of twelve months after • either of the high contracting parties shall have given notice to the other of its intention to terminate the same...
Page 520 - CD, and if within the space of days next after the making of such distress, the said last-mentioned sum, together with the reasonable charges of taking and keeping the said distress, shall not be paid, that then you do sell the said goods and chattels so by you distrained, and...
Page 102 - Costs shall be sooner paid ; and for so doing this shall be your sufficient Warrant.
Page 208 - Court in which such offender shall be convicted, and every such ship or vessel, with the tackle, apparel, and furniture, together with all the materials, arms, ammunition, and stores which may belong to, or be on board of, any such ship or vessel, shall be forfeited...
Page 207 - Potentate, or against the Subjects or Citizens of any Prince, State, or Potentate, or against the Persons exercising or assuming to exercise the Powers of Government in any Colony, Province, or Part of any Province or Country...
Page 291 - Felony, purporting to be signed by the Clerk of the Court or other Officer having the custody of the Records of the Court where the offender was first convicted, or by the Deputy of such Clerk or Officer...
Page 208 - ... it shall be lawful for any " officer of His Majesty's customs or excise, or any officer of " His Majesty's navy, who is by law empowered to make " seizures for any forfeiture incurred under any of the laws " of customs or excise, or the laws of trade and navigation...
Page 280 - ... for want of the statement of the value or price of any matter or thing, or the amount of damage, injury, or spoil, in any case where the value or price or the amount of damage, injury, or spoil is not of the essence of the offence, (a) objection 26.