Defences to Crime: Special defences to crimes against the public

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SECTION 42
57
Miscegnation When Crime not Committed Negro White Person
62
Neglect to Supply Food to Infant Master and Servant Infant Must
68
Neglect Poor ParentNot Obliged to Borrow Money R v Vann 2
74
Abandonment of Wife People v Naehr 1 N Y Crim Rep 513
84
NOTES
93
24
100
Disturbing Religious WorshipIntention State v Linkhaw 69 N C
102
CRIMES AGAINST SOCIETY AND THE LAWS OF NATURE 1108
108
CHAPTER II
109
Piracy Elements of the Offense Construction of the United States
122
Elections Residence
132
ElectionsVoter Convicted of Infamous Crime United States v Barn
138
Elections Governor of State not an Officer of Election
146
Counterfeiting Abstracting Metal United States v Sissner 12 Fed
152
SECTION 121
159
Mason 151
174
United States v Thomas 4 Ben 370
202
Trespass Not Indictable State v Wheeler 3 Vt 344 23 Am
218
PerjuryValid Oath Necessary OReilly v People 86 N Y 154 40
218
Postoffice Laws
220
Treason Under United States Constitution Defined
238
SECTION
240
65
254
CRIMES AGAINST THE GOVERNMENT 109285
285
SECTION
286
Escape Distinction between Voluntary and Negligent Escape Meehan
291
Escape Warrant Must be Valid Housh v People 76 Ill 487
297
Breaking Jail Imprisonment under Void Warrant State v Leach 7
305
Extortion Officer of the United States
314
Resisting Officer Officer Must Have Authority for his
321
Resisting Officer Requisites of Offense United States v McDonald 8
327
Resisting Officer Rescuing Goods from Constable without Assault not
335
Trespass
336
DEFENCES
337
Perjury Oath must be Required by LawOfficer must have Jurisdiction
355
Perjury Officer must have Authority Extrajudicial Oath United States
362
Perjury Officer must have Authority Stewart v State 6 Tex App
369
Perjury Statement must be Material Hembree v State 52 Ga 242
376
SECTION
382
Perjury Materiality of Testimony Instructions Donohoe v State 14
383
Perjury Swearing to Opinion without Reasonable Cause
391
Perjury Inconsistent Statements Proof Schwartz v Commonwealth
400
Perjury Jurisdiction Bankrupt Law
406
Blatchf 393
414
Common Barrator
418
1286
435
CRIMES AGAINST PUBLIC JUSTICE 286441
441
Disturbing Religious Worship Mitigation Calvert v State 14
457
243
459
TrespassRemoving Obstructions
463
Malicious MischiefTitle to Property Behrens v State 14 Tex App
475
Malicious Mischief Killing must be Wanton Branch v State 41
481
Catching Depredating Animal in Steeltrap Hodge
491
Slander Not an Indictable Crime State v Wakefield 8 Mo App 11
498
252
505
Slander Proof of Charge Conlee v State 14 Tex App 222
517
Conspiracy Fraudulent Intent must be Shown Knowledge Alone
524
Conspiracy Means must Defraud Indictment March v People 7 Barb
530
Conspiracy Combinations Among Workmen
537
Conspiracy Victims Motive Illegal State v Crowley 41 Wis 33
550
CRIMES AGAINST THE PUBLIC PEACE 442623
623
GamingWhat is not Keeping a Common GamingTable
624
Gaming Permitting Minor to Play Billiards Conyers v State 50
636
299
637
Liquor LawsLicense to Keep Tavern is License to Sell Liquor
642
Aiding Assistance Must be Towards Escaping from
646
254
647
Liquor Laws Who is a 66
649
LiquorLawsSelling Liquor on Physicians PrescriptionDruggist
655
Liquor Laws What are Intoxicating Liquors Question of Fact State
662
Liquor Laws Legal Holiday Indictment Ruge v State 62 Ind 388
672
Obstructing Railroad Train Passenger Pulling Bell Rope Commonwealth
680
Sabbath BreakingNecessity Need not be Absolute
692
Sabbath breaking Works of Necessity Running Railroad Trains
698
Nuisance Public HealthBurning by Order of Public Authorities
710
Game LawsOffering to Sell Birds Killed in another State Common
716
NuisanceCommon Scold Slanderer and Brawler
725
Indecent ExposureExposure to one Person Only Indictment Public
733
Nuisance
739
Or Affect
748
Nuisance House of IllfameProof Must be of Acts and not of Repute
748
248
748
300
760
249
762
304
790
102a
791
324
797
NUISANCES 624800
800
Beginning to Demolish a House
818
BLACKMAILING AND THREATENING 824837
824
Threatening to Take LifeEvidence March v State 8 Tex App 107
832
BURGLARY 838886
838
State 55 Ala 123
852
Burglary Entering Necessary
859
Burglary Dwelling House State v Potts 75 N C 129
865
Burglary No Larcenous IntentUsing Goods State v Ryan 12
872
104a
882
EMBEZZLEMENT 889954
887
Embezzlement Money or Property of Another Auctioneer Com
903
R v
909
Embezzlement Fraudulent Misappropriation of Money by Attorney
927
NOTES
934
391
939
391
944
401
950
403
951
1601
956
334
957
797
964
Hunt 4
966
200
969
ConspiracyIntent to Defraud
974
Must not be Entitled to Fees
980
254
985
269a
991
117
997
217
999
109a
1003
38
1006
237
1007

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Page 165 - States shall be entitled to the full and equal enjoyment of the accommodations, advantages, facilities, and privileges of inns, public conveyances on land or water, theaters, and other places of public amusement; subject only to the conditions and limitations established by law, and applicable alike to citizens of every race and color, regardless of any previous condition of servitude.
Page 218 - All laws should receive a sensible construction. General terms should be so limited In their application as not to lead to injustice, oppression, or an absurd consequence. It will always, therefore, be presumed that the Legislature Intended exceptions .to Its language, which would avoid results of this character. The reason of the law, in such cases, should prevail over its letter.
Page 594 - A conspiracy consists not merely in the intention of two or more, but in the agreement of two or more to do an unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means.
Page 172 - That any person that shall knowingly make a false affidavit for such purpose shall be deemed guilty of perjury and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $500 or by imprisonment not exceeding one year, or by both such fine and imprisonment, within the discretion of the court.
Page 538 - If two or more persons conspire either to commit any offense against the United States or to defraud the United States In any manner or for any purpose, and one or more of such parties do any act to effect the object of the conspiracy, all the parties to such conspiracy shall be liable to a penalty of not more than ten thousand dollars, or to Imprisonment for not more than two years or to both fine and Imprisonment In the discretion of the court" Section 5445 of the Revised Statutes of the United...
Page 135 - Laws shall be made for ascertaining, by proper proofs, the citizens who shall be entitled to the right of suffrage hereby established, and for the registration of voters ; which registration shall be completed at least ten days before each election.
Page 515 - Without attempting to review and reconcile all the cases, we are of opinion, that as a general description, though perhaps not a precise and accurate definition, a conspiracy must be a combination of two or more persons, by some concerted action, to accomplish some criminal or unlawful purpose, or to accomplish some purpose, not in itself criminal or unlawful, by criminal or unlawful means.
Page 240 - ... be concerned in the furnishing, fitting out, or arming, of any ship or vessel, with intent that such ship or vessel shall be employed in the service...
Page 498 - In an action for libel or slander, it shall not be necessary to state in the complaint any extrinsic facts for the purpose of showing the application to the plaintiff of the defamatory matter out of which the cause of action arose ; but it shall be sufficient to state generally, that the same was published or spoken concerning the plaintiff; and if such allegation be controverted, the plaintiff shall establish on the trial that it was so published or spoken.
Page 307 - Any collector, deputy collector, or inspector may enter, in the day-time, any building or place where any articles or objects subject to tax are made, produced, or kept, within his district, so far as it may be necessary, for the purpose of examining said articles or objects.

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