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Title (1866) Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1866
Subject Law
Description (1866) The Fifteenth Legislature, 1865, passed an act to print the laws as prepared and reported by the Joint Committee on Revision and Compilation, including laws of the current session. No 1865 session law was printed because these acts were incorporated into the 1866 compilation.
Publisher Legislative Assemblye of the State of Utah
Date 1866
Type Text
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Identifier KFU30 1866 .A193
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
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
ARK ark:/87278/s6w37x2b
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
ID 717212
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b

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Title Chapter 22_page_052
Description 52 LAWS OF UTAH. defiled, he shall be fined not exceeding one thousand dollars, and imprisonment not exceeding ten years. Sec. 18.-If any person unlawfully have carnal ^knowledge of any female by administering to her any substance, or by any other means, producing such stupor, or such imbecility of mind or weakness of body as to prevent effectual resistance, he shall, upon conviction, be punished as provided in the sixteenth section of this act relating to ravishment. Sec. 19.-If any person take or entice away any unmarried female from her father, mother, guardian, or other person having the legal charge of her person, for the purpose of prostitution, he shall, upon conviction, be punished by imprisonment not more than ten years, nor less than one year; or by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars, and not less than one hundred dollars. Sec. 20.-If any person maliciously, forcibly, or fraudulently lead, take, decoy, or entice away any person with intent to detain, or coneeal such person from its parent, guardian, or other person having the lawful charge of such person, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than ten years, or by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars; or by both such fine and imprisonment. Sec. 21.-If any person seduce and debauch any unmarried woman of previously chaste character, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than twenty years, nor less than one year, and- fined not more than one thousand dollars, nor less than one hundred dollars. If, before judgment upon an indictment, the defendant marry the woman thus seduced, it is a bar to any further prosecution for the offence. In case the person so offending shall marry such female as herein provided, he shall be liable, if required, to give bonds with approved securities for her maintenance. Sec. 22.-If any person wilfully and without lawful authority, forcibly or secretly confine or imprison any other person within this Territory, against his will, or forcibly seize and confine, or inveigle, or kidnap any other person with the intent either to cause such person to be secretly confined, or imprisoned in this Territory against his will, or cause such person to be sent out of this Territory against his will, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more that ten years, or by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars; or by both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. Sec. 23.-If the father or mother of any child under the age of six years, or any person to whom such child has been entrusted or confided, expose such child in any highway, street, field, house or outhouse, or in any other place with intent wholly to abandon it, he or she, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by imprispnment not exceeding five years, or fined not exceeding five hundred dollars. Sec. 24.-If any person either verbally, or by any written or printed communication, maliciously threaten to accuse another of crime or offence; or to do any injury to the person or property of another with intent thereby to extort any money, or pecuniary advantage whatever; or to compel the person so threatened to do any act against his will, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than two years, or by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars." Sec. 25.-If any person assault another, with intent to commit murder, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding twenty years, nor less than one year, and fined at the discretion of the court. Sec. 26.-If any person assault a female, with intent to commit a rape, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding twenty years, and fined at the discretion of the court. Sec. 27.-If any person assault another, with intent to maim, rob, steal, or commit arson, or burglary, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding eight years, or by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars; or by both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. Sec. 28.-If any person assault another, with intent to inflict a bodily injury, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding six months, or fined not exceeding one hundred dollars. Sec. 29.-If any person assault another, with intent to commit any felony, or crime punishable by imprisonment, where the punishment is not otherwise prescribed, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than five years, or by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, or both at the discretion of the court. \ Sec. 30.-If any person mingle any poison with any food, drink, or medicine, with intent to kill or injure any human being; or wilfully poison any spring, well, cistern, or reservoir of water, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding twenty-five years, or by fine not exceeding five thousand dollars, or both at the discretion of the court.
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Source Original Book: Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1866
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2005-11-15
ID 717013
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717013