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REPORTS OF CASES

IN

CRIMINAL LAW.

ARGUED AND DETERMINED

IN ALL THE COURTS IN ENGLAND AND IRELAND.

EDITED BY

EDWARD W. COX, Esq., OF THE MIDDLE TEMPLE,

Barrister-at-Law.

VOL. VII.

1855 to 1858.

LONDON:

JOHN CROCKFORD, LAW TIMES OFFICE, 29, ESSEX STREET,

STRAND.

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INDEX TO CASES

REPORTED IN THIS VOLUME.

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Er parte Doveton :-Criminal informa-

tion – Libellous imputation con-

tained in resolution of vestry 16
Nga Hoong v. The Queen :-Jurisdiction 489
Reg. 0. —:

:-Punishment Pleading
guilty-Respectability of prisoner
An aggravation of the offence

4
Arman :- Embezzlement - Re-
ceipt of money by virtue of em-
ployment-Question for the jury
-Misdirection

on the prosecution of Armstrong
v. Kiernan:-Criminal information

Cause against conditional order
for Provoking to fight a duel -
Privilege of counsel

6
Austen and Another:-Evidence

Admissibility of deposition
Foreign witness absent abroad 55

Autey :-Forgery_Warrant or
order for the payment of money.,
Shareholder's indorscment on rail-
way dividend warrant

329
Bailey : - Embezzlement by a
clerk at a railway station belonging
to several companies Indictment
charging him as the servant of one of
the companies, and also as servant
of the four-Evidence

179
Beckwith:-Practice-Counsel. 505

Blackwell :--Insanity-Prisoner
committed for trial appearing to be
insane-Removal to asylum Re-
cognizances-Course of procedure,
3 & 4 Vict. c. 54

353
Marcus Bonner :-Indictment-
“ Parcel ” — Pleading -Sufficiency
of description

13
Boyle and Others : Rescue-
Poor's rate-Insufficient description
-Rate book

428
Mary Briggs : — Bigamy — Ab-
sence for seven years - Evidence of
knowledge-Possession by means of
knowledge - Onus of proof - Im-
perfect finding

175

Reg. v. Brooke :-Libel-Publication-

Tendency to provoke breach of the
peace-Indictment

Brown and Others:—Conspiracy
by directors of a joint stock bank to
defraud the public by false represen-
tations

Bryan :-7 & 8 Geo. 4, c. 29, s.
53 – False pretences

Pledging
goods-Misrepresentation of quality
-Puffing

Burgon: False pretences-False
representation that

a house was
built upon land offered as security
for a loan

Castle :—Stat. 9 & 10 Vict. c. 95,
s. 57—Delivery of paper “purport-
ing" to be County Court process
Notice to produce

Christie :-Practice-Counsel
Closs :-Forgery
Cockburn :-Evidence-Absence
of witness Admissibility of depo-
sition

James Courtney: - Perjury
Materiality -- Coroner's inquest
Question for judge-Nature and ex-
tent of coroner's inquiry

Coyle: - Perjury — Evidence of
question put by counsel on former
trial-Presumption against prisoner
from conduct of counsel at former
trial between the same parties

Cross and Leyland :-Evidence-
Compulsory examination of bank-
rupt-Admissibility of

Cryer :-Venue—Jurisdiction-
Felonious receipt— Transmission of
stolen note by post-Stat. 7 & 8 Geo.
4, c. 29, s. 56

Danger :-False pretences—Ob-
taining valuable security-Inducing
prosecutor by fraud to accept a bill
of exchange

Davis alias Rush and Davies :-
Misdelivery of letter — Appropria-
tion of contents --Larceny

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Reg. v. Davison and Gordon :-12 & 13 Reg. v. Mary Gogarty: Concealing
Vict. c. 106, s. 251-Embezzlement

child birth - What amounts to
by bankrupt-Evidence-Jurisdic-

Question for jury

107
tion- Venue

158

Gorbutt: Embezzlement
Dixon and Another :-Larceny

Larceny-Evidence-Stat. 14 & 15
Finding-Lost note-Means of

Vict. c. 100, s. 14

221
discovering owner-Prisoner's belief

Gordon :- Bankruptcy-12 & 13
that the owner could be traced

Vict. c. 106--Felony in not surren-
Dring and Wife: – Receiving

dering --Evidence – Jurisdiction of
stolen goods
Joint indictment

commissioners Publication in
against husband and wife ...

382 Gazette-Notice-Service-Dupli-
Essex:-Embezzlement by clerk

cate summons-Joint adjudication
-Intent to defraud

19
to a savings bank-Property laid in
trustees - Evidence of acting as

Gray: -- Attempt to murder
trustee-Larceny or false pretences 384

Causing bodily injury dangerous to
Evans: – Error Inconsistent

life-Exposure of infant, occasioning
verdict–Venire de novo ...

151 temporary congestion of the lungs
and heart

326
Evans :-Professing to act under
pretence of County Court process-

Green: Larceny Autrefois
Felony-Statute 9 & 10 Vict. c. 95

acquit-Misdescription of property 186
8. 57 ...

293

Greenwood: - Murder - Man-
- Fitch :-Larceny-Possession by

slaughter-Rape

404
adulterer of the wearing apparel of
the wife

269 Griffiths :-Forgery of Receipt 501
Fitchie : Forgery Uttering

John Haigh : - Larceny – 20 &
accountable receipt for goods

21 Vict. c. 54, s. 4

403
Pawnbroker's duplicate

257

Henry Hodgson :- Forgery -
Fry :-False pretence Misre-

Intent to defraud Altering the
presentation of a matter of fact ac-

name in diploma of College of Sur-
companied by a promise

394 geons
Gallagher :-Practice-Bail 509 -Hughes:-Perjury-Jurisdiction
Gardner: - False pretences

-Application for order of affiliation
- Residence of applicant

286
Personation — Obtaining board and
lodging

136 David Hughes :-Manslaughter
The Inhabitants of the Township

-Neglect of duty-Act of omission 301
of Gate Fulford :-Indictment for

Jackson and Another :-Murder
non-repair of a road - Liability

Prisoners charged with a joint
under Inclosure Act — Award -

offence — Separate trials-Common
Authority of the Commissioners-

unlawful object

357
Evidence of repairs—Presumption

Jarvis :-Possession of counter-
of jurisdiction

230

feit coin-Evidence of guilty know-
Gaylor :- Accessory before the

ledge, and intention to utter

53
fact - Manslaughter ---- Administer-
ing drugs with intent to procure

Jennings :-Conviction for simple
abortion-11 & 12 Vict. c. 46, s. 1 253

larceny upon indictment charging
Graham Glassie and Francis

larceny by a servant-Special pro-
perty...

397
Cooney : Evidence-Admissibility
of prosecutor's testimony against

Jessop:-False Pretences-Pass-
person jointly indicted with prosecu.

ing a one-pound Irish bank-note as
tor's wife-Stealing by paramour of

a five-pound note

399
property taken by wife when eloping 1

James Jessup :-False pretences
Godfrey :-Indictment for false

-False answers given by a recruit
pretences -- Obtaining a cheque —

on enlistment into the militia-
Allegation of property

392
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Reg. v. Johnson :-Larceny — Property

of intestate - Evidence of death
before the taking-Election to pro-
ceed in respect of particular articles 379
Jones :-Larceny

498
Justices of Lancashire : -High-
way--Out of repair-Turnpike 76

Kay :-Larceny or false pre-
tences-Obtaining by fraud a watch
sent through the post-office

289
Keighley : -- False pretences —
Evidence-Imperfect statement of
case for the opinion of this court,
Conviction quashed

217
Lands :-Bankruptcy-12 & 13
Vict. c. 106, s. 253— Evidence of
act of bankruptcy

89
Leech :-False pretences

Ve.
nue-Jurisdiction

100
- Lewis :- Practice — Allowance
and taxation of costs incurred in
this court

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Lewis :-Manslaughter - Juris-
diction-Blow struck by a foreigner
on the high seas-Death in England 277
- Light :-Assault on constable in
execution of duty-Arrest—Breach
of the peace

389
Lister :-Embezzlement Non-
accounting

203
Lister and Biggs :-Nuisance-
Misdemeanor Inflammable mate-
rials warehoused in populous neigh-
bourhoods—danger ab extra

342
Benito Lopez: — Offences com-
mitted on the high seas by foreign-
ers on board English ships-Juris-
diction of English courts -Stat. 18
& 19 Vict. c. 91, s. 21

431
M'Hugh :-Evidence

483
M.Pherson : Indictment for
housebreaking-Attempt to steal
other goods of the prosecutor than
those mentioned in the indictment-
Stat. 14 & 15 Vict. c. 100, s. 9 281

Mainwaring :- Bigamy — Mar-
riage in Wesleyan chapel-Proof of
validity

192
Mehegan :-Assault - Attempt
to have connection with girl between
ten and twelve years of age-Con-
sent ...

145
Richard Meigh : Forgery
Indictment- Evidence

401

Reg. v. Aaron Mellor :- Mistrial-One

juryman answering and being sworn
in the name of another--Error-
Jurisdiction of this court, Dis-
covery of mistake after conclusion
of trial

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Mills :-False pretences, Money
obtained, though the prosecutor
knew the pretence to be false

263
John Moah :-Embezzlement by
receiver of taxes-Stat. 2 Will. 4,
c. 4-Evidence-General deficiency
in accounts

60
Moah :-. Forgery

503
Moss :-Cheating at cards—Stat.
8 & 9 Vict. c. 109-Form of indict-
ment-Averment of property

200
O'Donnell :- Taking reward for
restoring stolen property-7 & 8
Geo. 4, c. 29, s. 55 (English)_9
Geo. 4, c. 55, s. 51 (Irish) — Ex-
amining acquitted prisoner for the
Crown—Animus furandi to consti-
tute larceny

337
O'Grady: - Certiorari

In-
terested magistrate-Presence of
Disclaimer by

247
Vladimir Petcherini :— Evidence
- Practice- Res gestæ - Declara-
tions by persons engaged in unlaw-
fulacts-Crown witnesses not making
informations—Statements by accused 79

Pierce :-Property of a felon ... 206

Poole and Yeates :-Larceny,
Intention to deprive the owner of
his property- Fraudulent removal
of articles in order to obtain pay-
ment as for work done upon them 373

Price and others :--Evidence 405

Wm. Rearney and James Red-
dish : Evidence-Admissibility of
dying declaration

209
Rigby:- False pretences

507
Roberts :--Coining- Procuring
dies with intent to make foreign coin

-Misdemeanor-Attempt to com-
mit felony-Stat. 37Geo. 3, c. 126,8.2 39

Helen Roberts : Forging in-
dorsement on a foreign bill-Statutes
39 Geo. 3, c. 63 ; 43 Geo. 3, c. 139;
11 Geo. 4 & 1 Will. 4, c. 66 422

Roebuck:- False pretences
Misrepresentation of the quality of
an article offered as a pledge—Évi-
dence of similar attempt to obtain
money

126
Ryan :-Practice-Passing sen-
tence when judgment respited-

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