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Title (1888 I) Compiled Laws of Utah, Volume I, 1888
Subject Law
Description (1888 I) The twenty-eighth legislature in 1888 passed an act which formed a committee to compile all public acts, laws and resolutions in force in the territory. The compilation was to be systematically arranged, substantially bound, with marginal notes and proper index. The two volumes are arranged in parts, chapters, consecutively numbered paragraphs which are summarized at the beginning of each chapter, and sections. The index to Volume I is substantial and references page numbers. A general index covering both volumes is published in Volume II. A separate session law volume was published for 1888.
Date 1888
Type Text
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Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730
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Date Created 2005-12-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
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Title Additional and Later Legislation by congress_page 115
Description the lawful husband or wife of the person accused shall be a competent witness, and may be called, but shall not be com- tion without the consent of the husband or wife, as the case may be; and such witness shall not be permitted to testify as or wife to each other, during the existence of the marriage relation, deemed confidential at common law. Sec. 2. That in any prosecution for bigamy, poly-Attachment of gamy, or unlawful cohabitation, under any statute of the United States, whether before a United States commissioner, justice, judge, a grand jury, or any court, an attachment for any witness may be issued by the court, judge, or commissioner, without a previous subpoena, compelling the immediate attendance of such witness, when it shall appear by oath or affirmation, to the commissioner, justice, judge, or court, as the case may be, that there is reasonable ground to believe that such witness will unlawfully fail to obey a subpoena issued and served in the usual course in such cases; and in such case Provided, That the person so attached may at any time secure JVok"»°' his or her discharge from custody by executing a recognizance Recognisance, with sufficient surety, conditioned for the appearance of such person at the proper time, as a witness in the cause or pro- Sec. 3. That whoever commits adultery shall be pun- Puninhment three years; and when the act is committed between a married shall be deemed guilty of adultery; and when such act is ried, the man shall be deemed guilty of adultery. Sec. 4. That if any person related to another person Punishment computed according to the rules of the civil law. shall marry or cohabit with, or have sexual intercourse with such other so related person, knowing her or him to be within said degree of relationship, the person so offending shall be deemed guilty of incest, and, on conviction thereof, shall be punished by imprisonment in the penitentiary npt less than three years
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Source Original Book: Compiled Laws of Utah 1888 Volume 1
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-12-15
Date Modified 2005-12-15
ID 720782
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6qf8tmj/720782