Criminal Procedure_page 31

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Title (1852) Act and Resolutions, Passed at the Second Annual Session of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah 1852
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1852) Session law for Utah from the second legislature, to which is appended Willard Richards' compilation of the reenacted laws of Deseret then in force. A limited photo-facsimile reprint was published in 1932
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1853
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, S.J. Quinney College of Law. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
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Title Criminal Procedure_page 31
Description 31 confess he is guilty, the court may. inquire into the ^m1m of amount of guilt, and decide accordingly; and if not, the evidence on the part of the accusation shall be heard, order of buci-and then that of the accused, after which, if either party J1^in *¦•• *f can satisfy the court that important evidence, which he can procure, is still wanting, his demand may be complied with; when all the evidence is heard, the accuser may make such applicable remarks as he deems proper, and also the accused, and the court shall render judgement as soon as practicable. Sec. 9. Injury cases, before the introduction of any Jury evidence, the caurt shall issue an order, requiring an officer to summon for that purpose a reasonable number of judicious men residents of the county, out of which, twelve, or a less number if agreed upon, shall be selected, and if the number first summond is not sufficient, the officer shall continue to- summon till the number is complete. Sec. 10. The persons summoned to serve as jurors may be objected to for cause, one by one. by either party ? alternately, and in like manner, either party may in capital cases reject' six, and in other cases, one third of the number required; in objecting, the reason shall be stated, and the court shall determine its validity. Sec. 11. The person selected shall be sworn to try theOalh of J"*™* case faithfully, and give a just verdict, and have no communication concerning- the case, until they are discharged, with any but a fellow juror, or with the court personally or through the officer in whose charge they may be placed. Sec. 12. The court shall instruct the jury on the lawehargoto jury, and equity in the case, and give them such other instructions as may be necessary. Sec. 13. If the jury have to retire to agree upon their Jury to verdict, the court shall direct an officer to keep them separate from all others, and to prevent their communicating with any but the court, until they tire discharged. Sec. 14. The verdict of the jury shall be made byyOTdic*. their unanimous agreement, and in writing, and be presented to the court, and read in the presence of the accused, and in capital cases shall read "guilty" or "not guilty," and in other cases, if against the accused, shall state the amount of damages, and the nature, and extent of punishment. Sec. 15. After being furnished all necessary infor*
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Source Original Book: Act and Resolutions, Passed at the Second Annual Session of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah 1852
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716536
Reference URL