||68 shall,, before entering upon the duties of their respective Giv« bond*, offices, take an oath of office, and give bonds with securities, conditioned for the faithful performance of their du-Bomishow ap-ties, to be approved by the clerk of the Probate Court, proved' and filed in his office. Approved March 3, 185&. AN ACT IN RELATION TO WRITS OF HABEAS CORPtJS. Sec. 1. Be it enacted by the Governor and Legislative Petition for Assembly of the Territory of Utah, That the petition for writs of Habeas,, w r V/? tt i n a n ¦.'* -x* i i_ corpus. the Writ of Habeas Corpus must be in Writing, and be sworn to, and signed by the prisoner, or some person, on his, her, or their behalf, setting forth the facts concerning x his, her, or their imprisonment, and in whose custody, he, she, or they are detained, and shall be accompanied by a copy of the warrant or warrants of commitment, or an affidavit that the said copy had been demanded of the person or persons in whose custody the prisoner or prisoners are detained, and by him or them refused, or neglected to be given. Condition on Sec. 2. Upon the presentation of the foregoing peti-' mayCbegrant- ^on to any court having jurisdiction, the writ of Habeas ed. Corpus shall be awarded, unless it shall appear from the petition itself, or the documents annexed, or the showing of the petitioner, the party so applying would not be entitled to any \ relief. what courts Sec. 3* The Writ of Habeas Corpus may be allowed w5tsgrantthe ky tne Supreme, District, or Probate Court, or any Judge^ thereof, and may be served in any part of the Territory. Application ®EC* ^ Application for this writ must be made to the must be made court or Judge most convenient in point of distance to the couit.ne*csf applicant, and the more remote court, or Judge, if applied to for the writ, may refuse the same, unless a sufficient reason be adduced in the petition for not making the application to the more convenient court, or Judge.