Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" In prosecutions for the publication of papers, investigating the official conduct of officers, or men in a public capacity, or where the matter published is proper for public information, the truth thereof may be given in evidence; and, in all indictments... "
The American's Own Book: Or, The Constitutions of the Several States in the ... - Page 407
by John Bigelow - 1848 - 515 pages
Full view - About this book

United States Reports: Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court at ..., Volume 343

United States. Supreme Court, John Chandler Bancroft Davis, Henry Putzel, Henry C. Lind, Frank D. Wagner - Courts - 1952
...prosecutions for the publication of papers investigating the official conduct of officers, or of men acting in a public capacity, or where the matter published...in all indictments for libels the jury shall have the right of determining both the law and the fact under the direction of the court as in other cases."...
Full view - About this book

The Works of the Honourable James Wilson, L.L.D., Late One of the ..., Volume 3

James Wilson - Law - 1804
...footing, consonant, or nearly consonant in my opinion, to the true principles of the common law : " in all indictments for libels, the jury shall have...under the direction of the court, as in other cases." a The punishment of a libel is a fine, or a fifte and corporal punishment. r p Vol. 2. p. 336. et seq....
Full view - About this book

The Constitutions of the United States: According to the Latest Amendments ...

Constitutions - 1804 - 391 pages
...abuse of that liberty. In prosecutions for publications, investigating the proceedings of officers, or where the matter published is proper for public...evidence : And in all indictments for libels, the jury may determine the fact and the law, as in other cases. SEcT. 6. The people shall be secure in their...
Full view - About this book

Law Miscellanies: Containing an Introduction to the Study of the Law: Notes ...

Hugh Henry Brackenridge, Charles Smith - Law - 1814 - 588 pages
...indictment. IT is provided by the constitution of Pennsylvania, that " in prosecutions for the publications of papers, investigating the official conduct of officers,...information, the truth thereof may be given in evidence." There is in this sentence, after the diversative conjunction or, what the grammarians call an ellipsis,...
Full view - About this book

Constitution of the State of Illinois: November 16, 1818, Read and Ordered ...

Illinois - Constitutional law - 1818 - 24 pages
...prosecutions for the publication of papers investigating the official conduct of officers, or of men acting in a public capacity, or where the matter published...thereof may be given in evidence. And in all indictments fot libels, the jurv shall h:ive the right of determining both the law and the fact, under the direction...
Full view - About this book

Letters from the British Settlement in Pennsylvania: To which are Added, the ...

Charles Britten Johnson - Emigration and immigration - 1819 - 192 pages
...may freely speak, write and print on any subject, being responsible for the abuse of that liberty. In prosecutions for the publication of papers, investigating...determine the law and the facts, under the direction of tne court, as in other cases. SECT. VIII. That the people shall be secure in their persons, houses,...
Full view - About this book

The History of Kentucky: Exhibiting an Account of the Modern Discovery ...

Humphrey Marshall - Kentucky - 1824 - 47 pages
...freely speak, write and print on any subject, being responsible for the abuse of that liberty. "3th. In prosecutions for the publication of papers, investigating...under the direction of the court as in other cases. "9th. That the people shall be secure in their persons,, houses, papers and possessions, from unreasonable...
Full view - About this book

The History of Kentucky: Exhibiting an Account of the Modern Discovery ...

Humphrey Marshall - Kentucky - 1824 - 47 pages
...freely speak, write and print on any subject, being responsible for the abuse of that liberty. W8. In prosecutions for the publication of papers investigating...the law and the facts, under the direction of the tourt, as in other cases. "9. That the people shall be secure in their persons, houses, papers and...
Full view - About this book

The Proceedings Relative to Calling the Conventions of 1776 and 1790: The ...

Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania. Constitutional Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1825 - 384 pages
...the convention agree to the amendment moved by Mr. Addison, seconded by Mr. Wilson, as amended, viz. In prosecutions for the publication of papers investigating...public capacity, or where the matter published is necessary or proper for public information, the truth thereof may be given in evidence ; and in all...
Full view - About this book

American Quarterly Review, Volume 5

Robert Walsh - American literature - 1829
...the free communication of thoughts and opinions, as one of the most invaluable rights of man. In all prosecutions for the publication of papers investigating...capacity, or where the matter published is proper for the public information, the truth thereof may be given in evidence', — and we consequently steer...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF