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Chapter 33-Criminal Procedure_page 459

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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 Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint.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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Language eng
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Date Created 2005-11-22
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Title Chapter 33-Criminal Procedure_page 459
Description 459 sented to the court, and read in the presence of the accused, and in capital cases shall read "guilty" or "not guilty," and in other cases, if against the accused, shall state the amount of damages, and the nature, and extent of punishment. Sec. 15. After being furnished all necessary information, if the jury satisfy the court-that they cannot in ease or disa-agree, they shall be discharged, and the court shall &â„¢ement-cause another jury to be arranged and proceed again to try the case. Sec. 16. The court shall award the costs, and au- Ccsta thorize and require a proper officer to execute the judgment. Sec. 17. When necessary, the court shall issue an order requiring an officer to summon fifteen judicious ' n J"° men residents of the county, for a grand jury, who shall be sworn to inquire faithfully into offences, and present indictments by the agreement of at least twelve of their number against offenders who should be prosecuted, and the foreman shall have power to swear witnesses, and compel their attendance. Sec. 18. The indictments must be made in the name of the people, and must state the name of the offend- Iniiictment8' er, the offence, the manner of committing it, and, as near as may be, the time, and place of its occurrence, be signed by the foreman with the names of the required witnesses written thereon, and be presented to When name of the court, who may correct mistakes that do not pre- J^f" )S nt>! judice the trial. When the name of an offender is not known, he may be proceeded against with any name. Sec. 19. In answer to the accusation, the accused,,, , , , ... ,, „ •,, ,, -I â-  , , xl "!ea of accused. may state "guilty, or "not guilty, may object to the jurisdiction of the court, or urge a former acquital in the same case; and during the trial, either parly may object, in writing, to any decision of the court which he considers unjust. Sec. 20. When the court has not jurisdiction, or the accused give other satisfactory evidence for removal,when court has an officer shall be required to take the accused, the in- â- Â« JwMktfcw-dictrnent, and all necessary papers, to the nearest court having jurisdiction. Sec. 21. In all cases bail may be required of wit- Ban. nesses, and in all but capital offences, may be taken of the accused for appearance at time and place of trial. Sec. 22. When it is not reasonable that the witness
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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/718721