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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
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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 74_page_103
Description LAWS OE UTAH. ' 103 on oath of any public offense, or thereof convicted, and a warrant of arrest shall have been issued, the Magistrate issuing such warrant, or any Judge of the Supreme Court, or of any District, County or Probate Court may indorse thereon an order signed by him and authorizing the service thereof by telegraph, and thereupon such warrant and order may be sent by telegraph to any Marshal, Sheriff, Constable or Policeman; and on the receipt of the telegraphic copy thereof by any such officer, he shall have the same authority and be under the same obligation to arrest, take into custody and detain the said person or persons, as if the said original warrant of arrest with the proper direction for the service duly indorsed thereon had been placed in his hands; and the said telegraphic copy shall be entitled to full faith and credit and have the same force and, effect in all Courts and places as the original. But prior to indictment or conviction, no such order shall be made by any officer unless in his judgment there is probable cause to believe the said accused person or persons guilty of the offense charged: Provided, the making of such order by any officer, as aforesaid, shall be prima facie evidence of the regularity thereof, and of all proceedings prior thereto. The original warrant and order, or a copy thereof certified by the officer making the order, shall be preserved in the telegraph office from which the same is sent; and in telegraphing the same the original or the said certified copy may be used. Sec. 17.-Any writ or order in any civil suit or proceeding and all other papers requiring service may be transmitted by telegraph for service in any place, and the telegraphic copy of such writ or order or paper so transmitted may be served or executed by the officer or person to whom it is sent for that purpose and returned by him, if any return be requisite, in the same manner and with the same force and effect in all respects as the originial thereof might be if delivered to him; and the officer or person serving or executing the same shall have the same authority and be subject*to the same liabilities as if the said copy were the original. The original, when a writ or order shall also be filed in the Court from which it was issued, and a certified copy thereof shall be preserved in the telegraph office from which it was sent. In sending it, either the original or the certified copy may be used by the operator for that purpose. Sec. 18.-Whenever any document to be sent by telegraph bears a seal, either private or official, it shall not be necessary for the operator, in sending the same, to telegraph a description of the seal, or any words or device thereon, but the same may be expressed in the telegraphic copy by the letters "L.S.," or by the word "Seal." ¦ . '. Sec. 19.-The President or Secretary of any telegraph company doing business in this Territory may file in the office of the County Clerk of the county in which the prnicipal office of said company within this Territory is situated, a copy of any printed blank or envelope, picture or device, used or intended so to be, by said company, with his certificate that the same is commonly used, or is intended so to be, in the business of said company as a distinguishing mark, notice or index of said business, and thereupon such blank, envelope, picture or device shall become -the property of said company; and it shall not be lawful for any person, unless by the employment or permission of said company, to print, publish, distribute or use, or cause to be printed, published, distributed or used, either of them, or any copy, counterfeit, similitude or imitation thereof. Any person willfully offending against the provisions of this section may be punished by fine not to exceed five hundred dollars, or imprisonment not to exceed six months. Sec. 20.-It shall be the duty of any telegraph company doing business in this Territory to transmit all dispatches in the order in which they are received, under the penalty of one hundred dollars, to be recovered with costs of suit by the person or persons whose dispatch is postponed out of its order: Provided, that communications to and from public officers on official business may have precedence over all other communications: And, provided also, that intelligence of general and public interest may be transmitted for publication out of its order. Sec. 21.-The term "telegraphic copy" or "telegraphic duplicate," wherever used in this Act, shall be construed to mean any copy of a message made or prepared for delivery at the office to which said message may have been sent by telegraph. Sec. 22.-The California State Telegraph Company, a company formed within the State of California, and having its principal office in the city of San Francisco and doing business within the Territory of Utah, is hereby declared to be duly incorporated under its present corporate name, style and organization; and the right is hereby granted to said company to acquire, own and enjoy, and to dispose of any and all property real and personal, franchises and privileges as may be proper or convenient for the transaction of its business and for effectually carrying out the objects and purposes of said company, as fully and completely as if said company had been originally formed and duly incorporated under the laws of this Territory, hereby conferring upon said company as ample power to do and transact business and main-
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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 717064
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717064