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" But nothing herein contained shall render any person who in any criminal proceeding is charged with the commission of any indictable offence, or any offence punishable on summary conviction, competent or compellable to give evidence for or against himself... "
Reports of Cases Decided by the English Courts: With Notes and References to ... - Page 395
by Nathaniel Cleveland Moak - 1872
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The Practice of the Law of Evidence

Edmund Powell - Evidence - 1856 - 427 pages
...words of the act must be understood with some limitations. It will be observed that they are, that — "Nothing herein contained shall render any person who in any criminal proceeding is charged, &c. . . . competent or compellable to give evidence for or against himself." It might be inferred from...
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Reports of the Decisions of Committees of the House of ..., Page 90, Volume 2

David Power, Hunter Rodwell, Edward L'Estrange Dew - Law reports, digests, etc - 1857
...1855. ,/petent witness, the 3rd section expressly ^cta that nothing contained in the statute ..jiiall render any person, who in any criminal proceeding...conviction, competent or compellable to give evidence." The only question is, whether this is a " criminal proceeding." If this were the only charge contained...
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Cases decided in the Court of session (Teind court, and House of ..., Volume 19

Alexander Dunlop - 1857
...with the enactment, " that nothing herein contained shall render any person, or the husband or wife of any person, who in any criminal proceeding is charged...conviction, competent or compellable to give evidence." The present case falls within this qualification, and the evidence of the defendants is incompetent...
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The Law and Practice of Elections, and Election Committees: With an Appendix ...

John Clerk - Election law - 1857 - 507 pages
...behalf of either or any of the parties to the said suit, action or other proceeding." 3rd section. " But nothing herein contained shall render any person,...indictable offence, or any offence punishable on summary con viction, competent or compellable to give evidence for or against himself or herself, or shall...
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The Journal of Jurisprudence, Volume 1

Law - 1857
...proceeding or not ; but nothing herein contained shall render any person, or the husband or wife of any person, who, in any criminal proceeding, is charged...offence punishable on summary conviction, competent or compcllabie to give evidence for or against himself' or herself, bis wife or her husband, except in...
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Law Chronicle: A Monthly Journal, Volume 5

Law - 1858
...admissible as witnesses, but sec. 3 engrafts the [SEP. l, J858. exception " that nothing in the act shall render any person who in any criminal proceeding...offence punishable on summary conviction competent or compcllable to give evidence for or against himself." In the following case, it has been, held that...
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Transactions of the National Association for the Promotion of Social Science

National Association for the Promotion of Social Science (Great Britain) - Great Britain - 1864
...Nothing herein contained shall render any person — or the husband or wife of any person — who ia any criminal proceeding is charged with the commission...offence punishable on summary conviction, competent or compellablo to give evidence for or against himself or herself, his wife or her husband, except so...
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A Treatise on the Law of Evidence, as Administered in England and ..., Volume 2

John Pitt Taylor - Evidence (Law) - 1858 - 1675 pages
...proceeding or not ; but nothing herein contained shall render any person, or the husband or wife of any person, who in any criminal proceeding is charged with the commission of any indictable offence, any suit, action, or proceeding, civil or criminal, in' any court, or before any judge, jury, sheriff,...
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The Principles and Practice of the Law of Evidence

Edmund Powell - Evidence (Law) - 1859 - 475 pages
...of the act must be understood with some limitations. It will be observed that they are, that — " Nothing herein contained shall render any person who in any criminal proceeding is charged, &c. . . . competent or compellable to give evidence for or against himself." It might be inferred from...
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The Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia: Second Series

Nova Scotia - Law - 1859 - 815 pages
...of any indictable offence, or any offence punish.iii-i wive;", not - *,, •* ** ii competent able on summary conviction, competent or compellable, to give evidence for or against himself, or shall render any person compellablo to answer any question intending to criminate himself; and nothing...
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