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" That if any person shall be prosecuted under this act, for the writing or publishing any libel aforesaid, it shall be lawful for the defendant, upon the trial of the cause, to give in evidence in his defence, the truth of the matter contained in the publication... "
A Digest of the Laws of the State of Alabama: Containing All the Statutes of ... - Página 118
por Alabama, John Gaston Aikin - 1833 - 574 páginas
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Trial of Andrew Johnson: President of the United States, Before ..., Volumen1

Andrew Johnson - 1868
...libel aforesaid, it shall be lawful for the defendant, upon the trial of the cause, to give in evidence in his defence the truth of the matter contained in the publication charged as a libeL Aud the jury who shall try the cause shall have a right to determine the law and the fact, under the...
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United States Supreme Court Reports, Volumen39

United States. Supreme Court - 1895
...declined to accept this view. He said: " The statute on which the traverser is indicted enacts ' that the jury who shall try the cause shall have a right to determine tbe law and the fact, under tbe direction of tbe court, as in other cases.' By this provision I understand...
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The Northwestern Law Review, Volumen1

1893
...that there are in reality four indictments for libel the jury shall have the right of determining both the law and the fact under the direction of the court as in other cases." The constitution of 1848 contains the same,. Art. XIII Sec. 24. Art. II Sec. 4, of the constitution...
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Report of the ... Annual Meeting of the Maryland State Bar Association

Maryland State Bar Association, Maryland State Bar Association. Meeting - 1916
...whole matter, declared in express terms that "in every such indictment the jury shall have the right to determine the law and the fact under the direction of the court, in like manner as in other criminal cases," thus furnishing most conclusive evidence that the general...
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Cases Argued and Decided in the Supreme Court of Mississippi ..., Volumen98

Mississippi. Supreme Court, Thomas Alexander Marshall, William C. Smedes, Volney Erskine Howard, Robert John Walker, John Franklin Cushman, James Zachariah George - 1912
...therefore enacted, etc., 1. That on every such indictment or information, the jury who shall try the same shall have a right to determine the law and the fact, under the direction of the court, in like manner as in other criminal cases, and shall not be directed or required by the court or judge,...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volumen197

Alabama. Supreme Court - 1917
...therefore declared * * * "That on every such indictment or information, the jury, who shall try the same, shall have a right to determine the law and the fact, under the direction of the court, in like manner as in other criminal cases," etc. — Laws 1805-06, p. 232. The statutes were unquestionably...
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The Documentary History of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789-1800 ...

Maeva Marcus, James R. Perry - 1985 - 534 páginas
...the greater the libel." In addition, the act required proof of intent to defame, and the jury was to "have a right to determine the law and the fact, under the direction of the court." Under the common law, the jury's role had been limited to deciding the fact of publication and the...
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The American Founding Experience: Political Community and Republican Government

Charles S. Hyneman - 1994 - 304 páginas
...the writing or publishing any libel aforesaid," the defendant could give "in evidence in his defense, the truth of the matter contained in the publication charged as a libel," and that a jury should determine both the facts and the applicable meaning of the statute. The Sedition...
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The Constitution in Congress: The Federalist Period, 1789-1801

David P. Currie - 1997 - 327 páginas
...imprisonment not exceeding two years.187 Truth was made a defense, and the jury was to determine both "the law and the fact, under the direction of the court, as in other cases."188 There were two constitutional objections to this bill, said Nicholas in the House: No provision...
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States' Rights and American Federalism: A Documentary History

Lynn Nelson - 1999 - 232 páginas
...libel aforesaid, it shall be lawful for the defendant, upon the trial of the cause, to give in evidence in his defence, the truth of the matter contained...under the direction of the court, as in other cases. Sec. 4. That this act shall continue to be in force until March 3, 1801, and no longer. . . . Source:...
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