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" The noise subsided, and he was asked if he had anything to say why sentence of death should not be passed upon him. "
The Edinburgh Annual Register - Page 126
edited by - 1823
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 90

Edmund Burke - History - 1849
...of the law which consigned them to a violent and ignominious death. When they were asked what they had to say why sentence of death should not be passed upon them, one of them said, " A long day, my Lord," another declared his innocence, and the others were...
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The Anti-Gallican, Or, Standard of British Loyalty, Religion, and ..., Volume 1

Great Britain - 1803
...congenial to the feelings of every true born Englishman. When called upon to know if he had any thing to say why sentence of death, should not be passed upon him, this unfortunate Gentleman addressed the Court and Jury nearly in the following terms : " I am asked if...
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The Anti-Gallican: Or, Standard of British Loyalty, Religion and Liberty ...

France - 1904 - 496 pages
...congenial to the feelings of every true bom English-' man. When called upon to know if he had any thing to say why sentence of death should not be passed upon him, this unforfunate Gentleman addressed the Court and Jury nearly in the following terms : ' • " I am asked...
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Annual Register, Volume 20

History - 1805
...without going out of court, pronounced the prisoner GUILTY ; and he being asked iji the usual form, what he had to say, why sentence of death should not be pa^s'jd upon him ? replied, He had nothing to say. He had, indeed, in making his defence, observed,...
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A Biographical History of England, from the Revolution to the End ..., Volume 3

Mark Noble - Great Britain - 1806
...trial at the Old Bailey, February 17, 1720, he behaved in the same easy and composed manner; and when asked, what he had to say why sentence of death should not pass, he replied: " he could " not hope for mercy from a prince whom he " would not own." Upon which...
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A Selection of Some of the Most Interesting Narratives, Or the ..., Volume 2

Archibald Loudon - Indian captivities - 1808
...manslaughter only. Towards the ending of the court, these were both brought up to receive sentence. The Indian was asked what he had to say, why sentence of death should not be pronounced upon him. This was interpreted to him, and he said that he would rather run awhile. This...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register

Europe - 1823
...What did you say ?" He answered, " I could say nothing ; you told me nothing ; why did you not tel! me ?" This shews that he had an intention to betray...death should not be passed upon him ? This was but л mockery, for, if he had the eloquence of a Cicero, he was conscious that it would avail him nothing...
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The New Annual Register, Or General Repository of History, Politics, and ...

English poetry - 1814
...returned a verdict of Guilty. The prisoner was then addressed in the usual form, and asked what he hud to say why sentence of death should not be passed upon him. He said, " he had nothing to offer." Mr. justice Heath then proceeded to pass sentence nearly in the...
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An impartial history of the naval, military and political events ..., Volume 2

Hewson Clarke - 1815
...his situation was calculated to produce. Silence being proclaimed in the ordinary mode, The prisoner was asked what he had to say, why sentence of death should not be immmediately passed upon him ? To this interrogatory he made лл reply. The RECORDER proceeded to...
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History of the Wars Occasioned by the French Revolution, from the ..., Volume 1

C. H. Gifford - Europe - 1817
...Redmond they were severally brought to trial. When Mr. Emmett was called upon to know if he had any thing to say why sentence of death should not be passed upon him, he addressed the court and jury nearly in the following terms : " I am asked if 1 have any thing to...
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