Laws Now in Force Regulating the Mississippi Militia; Passed by the Legislature of the State

Laws Now in Force Regulating the Mississippi Militia; Passed by the Legislature of the State

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1845 edition. Excerpt: ... From the sentence of any such court, every person thinking himself agrieved, may appeal to the regimental court martial, by filing his petition in writing, with the president thereof, pray-' ing such appeal, within ten days after the rendition thereof. _ Sec. 9. It shall be the duty of every such presi and file dent, to endorse upon such petition, the date of the filing thereof, and transmit the same to the commanding officer of the regiment; and no petition filed otherwise than is herein directed, shall be deemed an appeal. ARTICLE sncom). Of regimental courts martial. Regimen. Sac. 10. Regimental courts martial are detailed twice in each year, by the colonel of the regiment, at such times and places as he shall direct, and shall consist of the colonel or commanding ofiicer thereof; as president, the lieutenant colonel and major, and the four senior captains; or in the absence-or inabil ity to serve of eitlwl' 0f these, Of 1119 Seven-fiicents l'? Thighestin-rank of the regiment, any five of 'whoin-shall constitute a court. Sac.' 11. Every member of such-court, before he Om'-'shall enter on his dutiesas such, shall take before I the regimental judge-advocate, the following oath: " I, ---, do swear or afiirm, that I will well and truly try and determine, according to evi-dence, all matters between the State of Mississippi, and any person or persons which shall come before a regimental court martial, of which I have been appointed-a member.."-ized. shall have jurisdiction of all appeals from 00m-court. pany courts martial, and of the assessment of fines upon captains, lieutenants, and ensigns, and staff ofiicers of the regiment. ' Sec. 13. The returns of the proper ofiicers, made deggzlgns i
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  • Paperback | 26 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 68g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236802004
  • 9781236802002