The Revised Reports; Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English Courts of Common Law and Equity

The Revised Reports; Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English Courts of Common Law and Equity : From the Year 1785, as Are Still of Practical Utility Volume 119

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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. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ...and every of them: by means and in consequence of which said grievances one Benjamin Tyler, an officer of excise, found in and upon the said portion of the said premises (the same then being such private and unentered place as aforesaid) manufacturing and in the course of manufacturing, lunar-:2 Lxsiirn. 'l781 L17o divers of the said goods and commodities for and in respect whereof duties of excise were then imposed as aforesaid, and divers of the said materials and preparations for manufacturing such goods and commodities, to wit, 100 gallons of British spirit, two stills, 200 gallons of molasses-wash, and other articles used in the manufacturing of such spirit, and did at the same time discover in and about such place the plaintiff, who then by reason of the premises aforesaid appeared to be (though in truth and in fact he was not) knowingly aiding, assisting, and concerned in the manufacturing of such last-mentioned goods and commodities; whereupon such officer arrested and detained the plaintiff, and conveyed him before one of t-he magistrates of the police courts of the metropolis sitting at the Clerkenwell Police Court, in the county of Middlesex, and within the Metropolitan Police District, and then and there exhibited and made an information and complaint upon oath before the said magistrate against the plaintiff, that he the said Benjamin Tyler had so found in such private and unentered place manufacturing and in the course of manufact/uring t-he said last-mentioned goods and commodities for and in respect whereof a duty of excise was imposed, and the said materials and preparations for manufacturing such goods and commodities, and that-he did at the same time discover in and about such private and unentered place the plaintiff...show more

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