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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
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ARK ark:/87278/s60v8dhv
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716954
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv

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Title Crimes_page 131
Description 131 be false and counterfeit, shall be punished by imprison-Peaalty mnt not more than eight years, or fined not more than one thousand dollars. Sec. 71. If any person fraudulently connect together^ different parts of several given bank bills, notes or otherbnis! instruments in writing, so as to produce one instrument; or alter any note or instrument in writing in a matter that is material, with intent to defraud, the same shall be declared forgery in like manner as if such bill or note, or other instrument had been forged and counterfeited, andpcnaity. the offender shall be punished accordingly. Sec. 72. If any fictitious or pretended signature of Fictitious $i£ an officer or agent of any corporation be fraudulently af.liatlues-fixed to any instrument of writing, purporting to be a note, draft, or other evidence of debt issued by such corporation, with intent to utter or pass the same as true, it is forgery, though no such person may ever have been an officer or agent of such corporation, nor such corporation have ever existed; every person guilty of this offence shallPenaitv. be punished by imprisonment not more than five years, or by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars. Ssc. 73. The total or partial erasure, or obliteration ofpartiaieraenn any record, process, certificate, deed, will, or any other0* B18naturc-instrument in writing mentioned in this division, with intent to defraud, shall be deemed forgery, and the offender shall be punished by imprisonment not more than five?er'al5}' years, or fined not exceeding one thousand dollars. Sec. 74. If any penson having been convicted of eith-convictedVi* er of the offences mentioned in sections from 64 to 70 inttie ab°vu. this division, be afterwards convicted of a like offence; or if any person at the same term of court, be convicted of three such distinct offences, he shall be punished by im-Penalt3' prisonment not exceeding ten years, nor less than three years. Sec. 75. If any person cast, stamp, engrave, make, orjfavingin p©« mend, or have in his possession any mould, die, press orS€Wiott<JieB&*: other instrument or tool, adapted and designed for forging or counterfeiting of any coin before mentioned, with intent to use the same, or permit the same to be used forPenalty that purpose, he shall be punished by imprisonment not
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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 716825
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716825