Habeas Corpus_page 59

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Title (1851) Acts Resolutions and Memorials Passed by the First Annual and Special Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1851
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1851) Session law from the first legislature of the Utah territory. Organizes government, reenacts laws of Deseret
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1852
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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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716954
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Title Habeas Corpus_page 59
Description 59 Sec. 5. When the writ shall be awarded, it shall ap^ pear under the syeal of the court issuing the same, or if it be issued by any Judge it shall be signed by him, and shall be substantially in the following words, to wit: Territory of Utah,) To the Marshal, or sheriff, or otherForm of the County of--) officer,orto A.B,,(asthecasemay be,)writ-You are hereby commanded to have the body of CUD. by you detained as alleged before the court, or before me E* F , Judge &c, (as the case may be,) at--------- on---------------or forthwith, after being served with this writ to be dealt with according to law, and to abide such order as the court or Judge shall make in the premises, and have you then and there, this writ, with a return of your doings in the premises. Sec. 6. When the writ is disallowed, the court or JudgeBisaiiowance shall cause the reasons of said disallowance to be appen-0 wntf ded to the petition, and returned to the person applying for the writ. Sec. 7. To the intent that no officer, sheriff, jailor, constable, or other person, or persons whatsoever, upon whom such writ shall be served, may pretend ignorance thereof, such writ or copy thereof, shall be endorsed with the following words: "By the Habeas Corpus Act," a all persons upon whom such writs shall be served, holding said prisoner or prisoners shall make return of such writ, and shall bring or cause to be brought, the body or bodies of such person, or persons, before the court or Judge issuing said writ according to the requirements of the same. Sec. 8. Whenever the court or Judge, authorized to grant this writ, has evidence that any person within the ju-i risdiction ot such court or Judge is unjustly imprisoned, oraPPIication> restrained of his liberty, it is the duty of such court or Judge to issue, or cause to be issued, the writ as aforesaid, though no application be made therefor. Sec. 9. The writ may be served by the officer, or by^ny person any other person appointed for that purpose by the courttetPto serve"" or Judge, by whom it is issued or allowed. If served bywrit any other person than the officer, he possesses the same power, and is liable to the same penalty for a non-performance of his duty as though he were the officer. , (3ec. 10. The proper mode of service is by leaving the
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716753
Reference URL