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Chapter 33-Criminal Procedure_page 458

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Title 1855 Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1855
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1855) The Fourth Legislature, 1854, passed an act compile and revise the laws currently in force. Included were those of the current session. No 1854 session law was published. Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint. Included were marginal notes, index and table of contents
Publisher Published by Virtue of an Act Approved January 19, 1855, Great Salt Lake City, Utah
Date 1855
Type Text
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Title Chapter 33-Criminal Procedure_page 458
Description Absent witness- gECi 7, At the time of trial, if the accused, or an important witness be absent, the court shall issue a compulsory order for his appearance, and may adjourn until it can be had. :; .' confession of Sec. 8. When the accusation is read, if the acaised 8"'11' confess he is guilty, the court may inquire into the amount of guilt, and decide accordingly; and if not, Order of. bnsi- the evidence on the part of the accusation shall be ness in case of heard, and then that of the'accused, after which, if either party can satisfy the court that important evidence, which he can procure, is still wanting, his demand may be complied with; when all the evidence is heard, the accuser may make such applicable remarks as he deems proper, and also the accused, and the court shall render judgment as soon as practicable. jBry. Sec. 9. In jury cases, before the introduction ol any evidence, the court shall issue an order, requiring an .....officer to summon for that purpose a reasonable number of judicious men residents of the county, out of which, twelve, or a less number if agreed upon, snail be selected, and if the number first summoned is not sufficient, the officer shall continue to summon till the number is complete. • â-  objections to Sec. 10. The persons summoned to serve as jurors jarois' maybe objected to for cause, one by one, by either party alternately, and in like manner, either party may in capital cases reject six, and in ether cases, one third of the number required; in objecting, the reason shall be stated, and the court shall determine its validity. '>>•â-  ontiis of jurors. Sec. 11. The person selected shall be sworn to try the case faithfully, and give a just verdict, and haveno communication concerning the case, until they are discharged, with any but a fellow juror, or with the court personally, or through the officer in^whose charge .they" may be placed. ' - charge to jury. g;EC> j 2. jjjg courfc s}ian instruct the jury on the law and equity in the case, and give them such other in-1 structions as may be necessary; '•'â-  â- "' Jury to retire. sEC. 13. If the jury have to retire to : agree upon their verdict, the court shall direct an officer to keep them separate from all others, and to prevent their communicating with any but the court, until they are discharged. â-  •:, '-'•' •â-  'â- "â- â- â- â- â- ' :â- â- '•' :>q ;' '< â-  ' Sec. 14. The verdict of the jury shall be made, by Verdict. -1 -; ' ,i â-  • i • •â- â€¢ j 1 their unanimous agreement, and ln'writmg, and -be'pre- '' 'â- /' rrl ' I [l' ^
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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, 1855
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Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2005-11-22
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv/718720