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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
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 142
Description 142 person or thing; and words importing the masculine gen-der only, may be extended to females. All words and phrases shall be construed according to the context, and the approved usage of the language; but technical words and phrases, and such others as may have acquired a peculiar and appropriate meaning in law, shall be construed according to such peculiar and appropriate meaning. a private per- Sec. 120. A private person, who has arrested another son may arrestfor the commission of a public offence, must without unnecessary delay, take him before a magistrate, or deliver him to a peace officer. Sec. 121. There is no distinction between an accesso-ffmthSXeb ry before the fact, and a principal, in the commission of a public offence, whether they directly commit the act constituting the offence, or aid and abet in its commission, though not present; they must be indicted, tried, and pun-huwVuniSsd.^hed as principals. An accessory after the fact may be indicted, tried, and punished, though the principal be neither tried nor convicted. Enticing; a te- ^E0- ^22. Upon a trial for enticing or taking away an male away, unmarried female of previously chaste character, for the purpose of prostitution; or aiding or assisting therein; or for seducing and debauching any unmarried woman of previously chaste character; or on trial for rape, or at-on trial for tempt to commit rape, the testimony of the party injured teSifyf1 ymaybeing corroborated by the attending circumstances, tending to convict the defendant of the commission of the offence, shall be deemed sufficient. court may con- Sec. 123. When a person is convicted of a public of-fine prisoner tofence the punishment for which is imprisonment, the ba.ll and chain r* ,. -, i n i i • * i and labor. Court may direct that he wear a ball and chain, and that he perform hard labor during the term of his imprisonment. No bur te civil Sec. 124. No conviction and consequent punishment -uit- of imprisonment and fine shall be any bar to a civil suit for damages. Sec. 125. When any person shall be convicted of any Mode of pun- crime, the punishment of which is death according- to the provisions ot this act, and sentenced to die, said person
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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 716836
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716836