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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. 1869 edition. Excerpt: ...of any criminal offense, to escape, he shall suffer, unless the prisoner so escaping be charged with or convicted of any capital offense. the like punishment and penalties as the prisoner so suffered to escape was sentenced to, or would be liable to suffer upon conviction for the crime or offense wherewith he stood charged: and if the prisoner was charged with or convicted of H P-'""'t=' "'"'"" '-'"1'l-'_orw'l in the penitentiary not more than twenty years nor less than five tion or upon any criminal charge to escape, or shall willfully refuse-to receive into his custody any prisoner lawfully committed thereto, or any criminal charge or conviction, or on any lawful process whatever, he shall on conviction thereof, be imprisonedin the county jail not more than two years, and be fined-notimore than five hundred nor less than one hundred ears. y Sec. 78. If any jailor or other officer shall. through negligence, suffer any prisoner in his custody, upon convici ZI--? be imprisoned in the county jail not exceeding one year, and be fined in any sum not exceeding one thousand dollars, or be fined only. Sec. 85. Every person who shall ofliciate in any place of authority, without being legally authorized, shall be deemed guilty ofusurpation, and upon conviction thereof, befined in any sum not exceeding one thousand dollars... Sec. 86. If any person elected or appointed 1o an oflice, or his deputy, shall perform any of the duties of such oflice, without having taken an oath as prescribed by law, or_ before having given and filed the bond required of him, and in the manner prescribed by law, he shall, _upon conviction thereof, be fined in any sum not exceeding one thousand...show more

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  • Paperback | 314 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 562g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236893905
  • 9781236893901